7th Annual Research Integrity Symposium

October 29, 2021 - Emerging Issues in Responsible Conduct of Research: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Online in Microsoft Teams

About the Keynote Speaker

Alison Gammie, Ph.D., is director of the Division of Training, Workforce Development, and Diversity, which supports the National Institute of General Medical Sciences' (NIGMS) research training, career development and diversity-building activities. Prior to coming to NIGMS, she was a Senior Lecturer at Princeton University, where, in addition to teaching, mentoring and running a research laboratory, she served as an academic advisor, an Associate Member at the Cancer Institute of New Jersey, and the Director of Diversity Programs & Graduate Recruiting. Honors include Princeton’s President’s Award for Distinguished Teaching, the Graduate Mentoring Award and the American Society for Microbiology Hinton Award for advancing the research careers of under-represented minorities.

Event Agenda


Opening Remarks

Dr. Jim Grover


Keynote on Diversity in Research

Dr. Alison Gammie


Division of Training, Workforce Development, and Diversity

National Institutes of Health


Panel 1: Diversity, Research Funding and Opportunities, and Broadening Participation

Session Chair: Dr. Bryan Samuel


Panel 2: Mentoring and Encouraging Students to Pursue Careers in Higher Education

Session Chair: Dr. Jaya Davis


Closing Remarks


This event has already occurred.

For questions about this event, please contact Dr. Subhrangsu Mandal (smandal@uta.edu) or Leah Collum (leah.collum@uta.edu).