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Dean's Lecture Series

The Dean’s Lecture Series is intended to showcase high caliber research and high impact topics in clinical medicine and related biomedical fields.  The presentations will be targeted to a broad audience of investigators and trainees from multiple areas of clinical medicine, public health, and life science research, as well as for interested members of the university community and the public at large.  The George D. and Freida B. Abraham Foundation are sponsoring this series.

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Vera Gorbunova, PhD - Doris Johns Cherry Professor, Co-Director Rochester Aging Research Center

 Dec 06, 2021 @ 4:00 p.m.

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Emery Brown, MD, PhD - Edward Hood Taplin Professor of Medical Engineering and of Computational Neuroscience; Professor of Health Sciences and Technology, Associate Director, Institute for Medical Engineering and Science Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 Jan 10, 2022 @ 4:00 p.m.

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Dean's Lecture: TBA

Phillip A. Sharp, Ph.D. - Institute Professor and Professor of Biology Member, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research MIT

 Mar 14, 2022 @ 4:00 p.m.

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Huda Yahya Zoghbi, MD - Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics, Molecular and Human Genetics, Neurology and Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine. She is also an Investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the Director of the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI) at Texas Children's Hospital

 Aug 08, 2022 @ 4:00 p.m.

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