Professor Sheila Rowan MBE on "Making Waves in Science"

Inspiring Women - Making Waves in Science

@uwshealth is delighted to welcome Professor Sheila Rowan, MBE, our latest Inspiring Women speaker.

Professor Rowan is the Chief Scientific Adviser for Scotland, as well as Director of the Institute for Gravitational Research within the University of Glasgow. As CSA, Sheila champions the use of science to inform policy development, working closely with the Scottish Science Advisory Council ensuring Scotland and the Scottish Government has access to the best scientific advice to inform its work across all policy areas.

A keen advocate of Scotland’s world-leading science base and its potential positive impact to the economy, people and the environment, Sheila’s recent work has been a crucial part one of the most significant scientific breakthroughs of the century with the detection of gravitational waves announced in February 2016.

We look forward to welcoming Professor Rowan to UWS’s penultimate Inspiring Women event of the year.

She will speaking on Wednesday 13 February 2019 between 12:00 – 13:00 GMT in Room – P118 (In the Coats Building) at our Paisley Campus.

For more details and to Register to attend please click the link below