Name: Kathleen E. Conlan
Date and Place of Birth: June 30, 1950, Ottawa, Ontario
Fact: Conlan didn't have any experience with the ocean until she was 16.
Interests: Diving and Snorkeling
Awards: US Department of the Navy and the National Science Foundation. Antarctic Service Medal (1992).
Nominated for the YMCA - YWCA Women of Distinction Awards, Technology Category (1999 and 2001).
Winner of the 2002 Science in Society Children's Book Award for "Under the Ice".
R.W. Brock Award for the best Canadian Museum of Nature research paper of 2003 (co-authored with Ed Hendrycks).