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October 17, 2018 | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Category: Conference
Location: Scott Hall Blue Auditorium
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Prospective Students, Staff

Join us for the Wayne State University School of Medicine's Sesquicentennial Symposium on Frontiers in Medicine and Science where we'll reflect on 150 years of academic and research and clinical care excellence – and hear from renown scientists who are leading the way in the future of medicine and science.

Distinguished Speakers

Mina Bissell, Ph.D. (Breast Cancer)
Distinguished Scientist, Biological Systems and Engineering
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Helen Mayberg, M.D.
Director, Center for Advanced Circuit Therapeutics
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Richard Phipps, Ph.D.
(Inflammation and Resolution)
Wright Family Research Professor of Environmental Medicine
Director of the Lung Biology and Disease Program
University of Rochester

Steven Rosenberg, M.D., Ph.D.
(Cancer and Immunotherapies)
Chief, Surgery Branch, National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health

Paul Sieving, M.D., Ph.D. (Vision Sciences and Ocular Diseases)
Director, National Eye Institute of the National Institutes of Health

Michael Snyder, Ph.D. (Genetics and Other Omics)
Stanford W. Ascherman Professor and Chair, Department of Genetics
Stanford University

Clyde Yancy, M.D. (Cardiovascular Disease)
Vice Dean, Diversity and Inclusion, Magerstadt Professor of Medicine and Chief of Cardiology
Northwestern University

This activity has been approved for 
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Get more information on the Symposium page.

For more information about this event, please contact Caryn Volpe at 313-577-0358 or