Postdoc Appreciation Week
Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Talk directly to representatives from Astellas, a biotech company developing genetic medicines, to learn about their research and development pipeline. After a panel discussion, you’ll get time to break out into small groups to network and ask questions.

Speakers from Astellas

  • Faith Kreitzer, PhD, Senior Director of Research and Technical Operations Strategy
  • Bala Medicherla, PhD, Director of BioAnalytics
  • Fabrizia Urbinati, PhD, Director of Vector Biosciences



September 20, 2022
3:30-5:00pm PDT
Gladstone, Postdocs

Since 2009, the National Postdoc Association recognizes and raises awareness of the contributions that postdocs make to scientific research and discovery. Each year, Postdoctoral and Graduate Student Education and Research Development Affairs, and the Gladstone Postdoctoral Advisory Committee (GPAC), organize a week of activities to celebrate and support Gladstone’s postdoc community. This year, activities focus on making in-person connections, by meeting faces both new and old.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

At Gladstone, we are committed to providing events and professional development activities that resonate with our community’s diverse members. Our goal is to develop creative programming that encompasses a wide variety of ideas and perspectives to inspire, educate, and engage with everyone within our walls.

We want to effect positive change through our events and activities by providing a platform for discussions on important topics related to increasing diversity and inclusiveness in the sciences.