Neena Schwartz, PhD

Neena Schwartz, PhD Neena Schwartz, PhD
1926-2018

William Deering Professor of Endocrinology Emerita
Department of Neurobiology, Northwestern University

One of the world's most influential reproductive biologists her seminal work in endocrinology changed the way science thinks about the relationship between the brain and the reproductive system. Dr. Schwartz‘s leadership as both a scientist and administrator led to the formation of two national organizations that have each been successful in increasing the numbers and influence of women in their fields: the Association of Women in Science and Women in Endocrinology.

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Remembering Neena B. Schwartz, PhD: A Lab & Life of Her Making
By Teresa K. Woodruff and Kelly Mayo