Ozark Local Section


Women in Science Career Panel

Posted by Matthew R. Siebert on November 8, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Please join our Women in Science Career Panel Tuesday evening. Our panel will be speaking about their career paths and answering questions from the audience. Please come and participate in …

1. Discussing career topics important to women in science

2. Learning about scientific career opportunities

3. Asking the panelists questions you may have concerning women in science

4. Meeting the panelists and enjoying a time of networking (Snacks will be provided!)


Brooke Aldrich, PharmD

Pharmacist, Owner of Lawrence Drug & Compounding Lab

Dr. Brooke Aldrich graduated from St Louis College of Pharmacy in 2012 with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree. Upon graduation, Dr. Aldrich came back to Springfield to work at her family’s independent pharmacy and expand their services to include medication therapy management and patient adherence programs. Dr. Aldrich has completed additional training from Pharmacy Compounding Centers of America in advanced non-sterile compounding with an emphasis in hormone, veterinary, and pediatric practices. In 2014, Dr. Aldrich and her husband, who is also a pharmacist, started a second location of Lawrence Drug in Ozark, Missouri where they have developed a successful integrated practice setting with surrounding physicians.

Gretchen M Christian, DO

Internal Medicine Physician, Hospitalist at Cox Health

Dr. Christian earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from A.T. Still University in Kirksville, MO in 2008. She completed her internship at Northside Heart and Vascular Institute in St. Petersburg, FL followed by an internal medicine residency at Doctor’s Hospital in Columbus, OH. Since graduating from residency in 2011, she has been working as a hospitalist, first at Bethesda North Hospital in Cincinnati, OH and most recently at Cox South Hospital in Springfield, MO. At her job, she is involved in the medical treatment of hospitalized adults from the time of admission through the discharge process and coordinating a smooth transition back to the outpatient setting.

Natasha M. DeVore, PhD

Associate Professor of Chemistry, Evangel University

Dr. Natasha DeVore received her Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Kansas in 2011. She was a Postdoctoral Fellow from 2011-2012 at the University of Kansas. After completing her Ph.D., she was a Director’s Fellow Postdoctoral Researcher at Los Alamos National Laboratory from 2013-2015. Dr. DeVore started at Evangel University as an Associate Professor of Chemistry in 2016. She has published her research in several journals, including Nature and The Journal of Biochemistry. She has currently solved the structure of 10 protein-ligand complexes.

Kelly L Dove, DDS

Dentist and Owner of Nixa Smiles/Dove Dental Group

Dr. Kelly Dove earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from University of Missouri- Kansas City in 2012. After completing her degree, Dr. Dove joined a private practice and has worked as a general dentist since then. Dr. Dove has since received a license in Conscious Dental Sedation and is one of the areas only conscious sedation general dentists. Dr. Dove has had extensive training in Dental Implantology and recently received a Fellowship with the International Dental Implant Association. In 2016, Dr. Dove successfully opened Nixa Smiles Dentistry a startup business and has continued to watch the practice grow.

Categories: Event, Discussion Panel, Evangel

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