Succeeding in STEM: Leading Innovation against the odds
Meet Dr. Roselin Rosario-Melendez and hear her inspiring story from researcher to inventor to leader and how she inspires more Women in STEM
About this Event
Join us for an I-Corps@Rutgers Virtual Event, co-sponsored with the GS-LSAMP Alliance and NJ-B2B to meet Dr. Roselin Rosario-Melendezand hear her inspiring story of growing up in a small town in Puerto Rico, then earning her PhD at Rutgers University by becoming an innovative researcher (filing multiple patents in the process), and ultimately developing new products for a major Fortune Global 500 company and one of the top 50 World's Most Admired companies.
Selected as an AAAS IF/THEN Ambassador and through her partnership with Ciencia Puerto Rico, Seeds of Success Program, Roselin continues to do outreach nationwide, sharing her story to inspire students and young women to become innovators, too!
Rutgers I-Corps™ Site is funded by the National Science Foundation with the goal of nurturing and supporting local teams to help transition their technology concepts into the marketplace. The Rutgers I-Corps Site will provide advice, resources, networking opportunities, training and modest funding* to assist teams with the commercialization process and/or into becoming applicants for the National I-Corps™ Teams Program.