When Carla Shatz, PhD, professor of neurobiology, and Helen Blau, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology, came to Stanford in 1978, they were two of he first women to be hired on the tenure tract for basic science faculty. Over the decades, as their professional and personal paths have diverged and converged, they have remained the closest of friends. In this video, they discuss the courses their paths have taken and reflect on the rewards and challenges of their lives as women scientists.
For more info:
Helen Blau - http://med.stanford.edu/profiles/Helen_Blau/
Carla Shatz - http://med.stanford.edu/profiles/Carla_Shatz/