NASA Alumni League-JSC Chapter

NAL-JSC Sponsored Programs

NOTE – The February presentation is on Wednesday, Feb 5

Presenter: Karina Marshall-Goebel, PhD, Senior Scientist

Talk title: Venous Blood Flow Stasis and Thrombosis During Spaceflight

Biography: Karina Marshall-Goebel is a KBR Government Solutions Senior Scientist in the Cardiovascular and Vision Laboratory located at NASA JSC. Karina was previously a research fellow at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital in the department of Psychiatry. Karina also spent 5 years as a graduate research fellow at the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in Cologne, Germany. She was also awarded a place on the Forbes 30 under 30 list for Healthcare and Science in 2017. Dr. Marshall-Goebel holds a PhD in Physiology from the University of Cologne, a Master’s degree in Space Studies from the International Space University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Vermont.  

Location: Gilruth Discovery Room, 2:30 pm – 4 pm

Other Monthly Activities

JSC Retiree Luncheon

1st Thursday, 11:30am
Luby’s – Across the street from JSC and Space Center Houston on NASA Road 1. Organized by Larry Moon.

JSC Retiree Beer Social

1st Thursday, 4:00pm
Under the pavilion, across from the covered entrance into JSC Gilruth. Organized by Larry Ratcliff.  Contributions are appreciated.

JSC Retiree Breakfast

2nd Wednesday, 8:30am
Kelley’s Grill is east of I45 in League City. The meal is “dutch treat”. Organized by Teresa Sullivan.

NAL Board of Directors Mtg

2nd Thursday, 1:00pm
The monthly NAL Board of Directors Meeting is held onsite at JSC in Bldg. 57, room 106.

Other Programs of Interest

If you know of any upcoming space related events occurring in the Houston area, please let send me information about it.