Rethinking the Boundaries of Sex and Gender in Science, Society, and Technology

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UCD Conference Center Ballroom B

Featuring three keynote lectures and afternoon working group break-out session.

"Inquiry and Innovation in Sexual and Reproductive Health” Melissa Gilliam, MD, MPH University of Chicago, Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Pediatrics, Chief of the Section of Family Planning & Contraceptive Research, and Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion in the Biological Sciences Division, Founder of the Center for Interdisciplinary Inquiry and Innovation in Sexual and Reproductive Health & Director of Ci3 at the University of Chicago.

“The Postgenomic Condition: Rethinking Feminist Epistemology and Justice After the Genome” Jenny Reardon, Ph.D, University of California Santa Cruz, Professor of Sociology and Faculty Affiliate in the Center for Bio-molecular Science and Engineering. Director, Science and Justice Research Center. Author of Race to the Finish: Identity and Governance in an Age of Genomics (2005) and The Postgenomic Condition: Ethics, Justice, Knowledge After the Genome (forthcoming).

"Reproductive Health and the War on Science" Carole Joffe, Ph.D. University of California San Francisco, Professor in the Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health (ANSIRH) Program in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at UC San Francisco & Professor Emerita, Sociology & Women and Gender Studies, UC Davis. Author of numerous articles and books including Friendly Intruders: Childcare Professionals and Family Life and The Regulation of Sexuality: Experiences of Family Planning Workers.

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