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Monday, July 25, 2016 09:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Creativity Workshop for Scientists

This exciting workshop features award winning scientists and scholars, including Nobel Laureates Harold Varmus and Randy Schekman, as they discuss the Creativity Spark and its role in science exploration.

Opening remarks by:
Hunter Rawlings III, Interim president and professor emeritus of classics, Cornell University

The panelists:
Harold Varmus, Lewis Thomas Professor, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, co-recipient of the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for discovery of the cellular origin of retroviral oncogenes
Randy Schekman, Howard Hughes Medical Investigator, University of California, Berkeley, co-recipient of the 2013 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for ground-breaking work on cell membrane vesicle trafficking
Lynne Maquat, J. Lowell Orbison Chair of Biochemistry and Biophysics, and of Oncology, University of Rochester
Xiaowei Zhuang, David B. Arnold Jr. Professor of Science, Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and Professor of Physics, Harvard University

Moderated by:
Rick Cerione, Goldwin Smith Professor of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, Cornell University

Shared by John Parker, Cornell BEST co-PI. This event is part of his leadership program for veterinary students.

See the flyer here. Click the link below to see who's going!

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