Nicole Woitowich

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Director of Science Outreach and Education

Dr. Nicole C. Woitowich as the new Director of Science Outreach and Education at the Women’s Health Research Institute. Nicole obtained her Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science with a focus on Reproductive Physiology. Nicole has held a longstanding interest in science outreach and communication and is a member of the Public Outreach Committee for the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.  She is also the founder of Women in Scientific Discovery or Medicine (WISDOM), a Lake County - based organization which promotes the advancement of women and underrepresented groups in the basic and health sciences. Nicole will be coordinating the Illinois Women’s and Men’s Health Registries, the monthly Women’s Health Research forums, and the Women’s Health Science Program. View the Women's Health Research Institute blogs here.