Whether a technical or motivational talk, keynote address, general or subject matter panel, or professional development workshop—the Diversity in Science Speakers Bureau has the right speaker for your event.
With a mission to foster minority attraction to and success in biomedical science and STEM research, the Bureau facilitates interaction between esteemed and inspiring African American scientists and leaders and the next generation of minority scientists.
The Bureau offers special outreach to Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority Serving Institutions to inspire student persistence and achievement in the scientific endeavor.
Dr. Alexandria Graves, a native of Yanceyville, North Carolina, arrived at the doors of Winston-Salem State University (WSSU) with ambitions to someday enter the world of medicine. Her major changed several times while at WSSU, first medical technology, and then physical therapy and finally when she realized her calling she settled into biology as a major. Dr. Graves’s calling came during a summer of studying abroad at the National University of Singapore (NUS)…