Women in Autophagy (WIA) is a new, international network founded to continue Beth Levine's dedication to scientific research and mentoring on autophagy. Our network is built to empower women and other under-represented gender identities in the field of autophagy. You can become a:


If you are researcher in the field of autophagy who identifies as a woman or gender minority.



If you are a researcher in the field of autophagy of any identity interested in participating in our year-round scientific activities

We are using Office Forms. If you have issue with access, please email womeninautophagy@gmail.com


Founding Members

Patricia Boya

Ruey-Hwa Chen

Charleen Chu

Marisa Colombo

Ana Maria Cuervo

Laura Delgui

Eeva-Liisa Eskelinen

Maho Hamasaki

Malene Hansen

Congcong He

Marja Jäättelä

Adi Kimchi

Claudine Kraft

Mondira Kundu

Alicia Melendez

Sophie Pattingre

Tassula Proikas-Cezanne

Salwa Sebti

Katja Simon

Anne Simonsen

Sharon Tooze

Maria Ines Vaccaro

Xiaochen Wang

Eileen White

Yan Zhao