Company: Carroll Co. LLP
Location: Pahoa, HI, United States
Title: Physical Scientist
Company: Naval Oceanographic Office
Location: Carriere, MS
Carriere, MS, September 28, 2016, Deborah Callender, Physical Scientist of Naval Oceanographic Office, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in scientific project management.
Ms. Callender celebrates nearly a decade with the Naval Oceanographic Office, where she provides services in management, leadership, research and analysis. She manages such studies as the marine seafloor geology profile and fleet projects for the U.S. Navy. Additionally, her skills as a GIS project manager are used when acquiring data and integrating seafloor geology, physical oceanography, meteorology, bathymetry, ice, shipping and fisheries into navigation and safety specifications for clients. Furthermore, Ms. Callender is the project manager for the Global Marine Environmental Library, which integrates academia and published documents into databases interconnected to GIS data. Her work is not done yet, as she is an AUV Survey GIS analyst of the Remote Environmental Measuring Unites (REMUS), which analyzes side-scan sonar. She provides her expertise for the ISS-60 Watchstander for oceanographic surveys, which include processing of multi-beam bathymetry. Continue reading
Company: William Paterson University of New Jersey
Location: Wayne, NJ, United States
Wayne, NJ, United States, September 16, 2016, Jean Fuller-Stanley, Associate Dean – College of Science and Health at William Patterson University of New Jersey, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in education.
It was a natural choice for Dr. Fuller-Stanley to go into science as her career, in fact, she believes science chose her. Believing that education can transform individuals, becoming involved in the administrative side of science allows Dr. Fuller-Stanley the opportunity to encourage those impacts both large and small. With more than a decade of experience in her current role, she provides students with the chance to pursue their own passion for science. Prior to joining the faculty of William Paterson University, Dr. Fuller-Stanley was a professor of chemistry at Wellesley College for more than two decades. Continue reading
Company: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Location: Ormond Beach, FL
Ormond, FL, June 2, 2016, Debbie Schaum, Associate Professor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in aviation education.
As an associate professor at the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University for the past 12 years, Debbie Schaum has taught courses in aviation, aerospace and weather to scores of students. Designing a curriculum that culls in real-life lessons to the program, her courses focus on preparing the future air crews. In addition to teaching at the university, Ms. Schaum volunteers her time to elementary, middle and high school students to introduce them to the field of meteorology. She often reaches out to students to illustrate the real world benefits of mathematics and science while highlighting the amazing careers of aviation and meteorology. Continue reading
Title: Senior Clinical Research Associate
Company: INC Research
Location: Silver Spring, MD
Silver Spring, MD, February 19, 2016, Rocio Navarro, Clinical Research Associate at INC Research, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in clinical development solutions.
For more than a decade, Ms. Navarro has participated in conducting clinical studies and related roles to create safe and effective pharmaceutical drugs and treatments. Writing government contracts, ensuring patient safety and traveling all over North America, the Dominican Republic, Canada and Puerto Rico to guarantee human trials abide by federal and U.S. FDA regulations is all part of a day’s work for Ms. Navarro. In addition, she reviews boards and runs regional clinical trials for different pharmaceutical and technology companies. Continue reading
Company: Barber Innovations, LLC
Location: Winfield, IL
Winfield, IL, February 16, 2016, Dr. Elizabeth Barber, Owner and Researcher of Barber Innovations, LLC, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in medical research.
Dr. Barber focuses on finding treatments for people suffering from Parkinson’s disease. Her impetus to discover treatments for the disease stems from a personal place, as her mother suffered from the disease for more than 12 years. During that time, Dr. Barber was in charge of her mother’s care. On behalf of her research and understanding of the disease, she has spoken at the National Museum of Health and Medicine in Chicago. She was also invited to present at the Harvard Business School Club about integrative medicine and Parkinson’s disease. Continue reading