Section 1: Summaries of Convocation Sessions

Publication Details

Each session summary consists of an abstract of the panel and edited third-person transcripts of the speaker comments. The summaries present the views and opinions of the panelists and might not reflect the views of the committee or the National Academies. Slides presented by the panelists may be found on the convocation Web site, http://www7.nationalacademies.org/womeninacademe/Convocation.html.

Panel 1: Cognitive and Biological Contributions

Panel 2: Social Contributions

Panel 3: Organizational Structures

Panel 4: Implementing Policies