Annual Jocelyn Spragg Symposium


Tuesday, May 3, 2022, 12:30pm to 6:00pm


Harvard Medical School, 210-260 Longwood Ave. Boston, MA 02115

Join us for the Annual Jocelyn Spragg Symposium!

The Keynote Lecture is at 12:15 PM in the Armenise Amphitheatre at Harvard Medical School (210 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115).

  • Our keynote speaker this year is Dr. Jason Sello (GSAS '02, Biophysics).
  • Dr. Sello will be giving a talk entitled "Accelerating the Discovery of Sedatives and Anesthetics with Automation".
  • Dr. Sello will also be meeting with a group of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows during lunch (1:30 - 3:00 PM). Please find the registration information to RSVP for lunch with Dr. Sello in Crimson Careers. Space is limited.

The Career Paths Panel, featuring Harvard PhD alumni of color, is at 4:30 PM in the Tosteson Medical Education Center (TMEC), Room 227 at Harvard Medical School (260 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115). The panelists will discuss a variety of career paths beyond the PhD.

  • Jason Sello, PhD. Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, UCSF School of Pharmacy
  • Kathryn T. Hall, PhD, MPH. Deputy Executive Director, Boston Public Health Commission
  • Michka Sharpe, PhD. Associate, Flagship Pioneering
  • Roodolph St. Pierre, PhD. Scientist, Jnana Therapeutics

A reception with light refreshments will take place at 5:30 PM in TMEC 328 following the Career Paths Panel.