Congratulations to Elisabeth Young, M.D., dean of the College of Medicine, on her nomination by the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber and The Vindicator for the Athena Award. Dr. Young is among a group of women nominated based on their professional accomplishments, the time and energy they have devoted to their community, and their efforts to open doors for others. The Athena Leadership Award Program is an international initiative presented annually by local chambers of commerce, women’s organizations and universities.
Marla E. Pérez-Davis, Ph.D., deputy director of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's John H. Glenn Research Center, will deliver the keynote address at the 2018 Athena Award dinner, to be held May 17 at Mr. Anthony’s in Boardman. Registration for the event is now open.