Fawcett Lecture Series

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Date: May 9 - 10, 2016 
Location: Armenise Amphitheater (Building D), 210 Longwood Ave. Boston, MA 02115

Dr. Donald Fawcett, a pioneer in Cell Biology, received his A.B. degree cum laude (in 1938) and M.D. degree (in 1942) from Harvard University. Most recognized by his numerous awards, honorary degrees, and offices, Dr. Fawcett became the first President of the American Society for Cell Biology. This year's Fawcett Lecture Series features:

Craig B Thompson, M.D.
President and CEO, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


"Connecting cellular metabolism to growth and differentiation"
Monday, May 9, 2016
Lecture: 4 - 5 pm
Reception: 5 - 6 pm

"Translating metabolic insights into therapies"
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Lecture: 10 - 11 am

Host: Junying Yuan, Ph.D.
Elizabeth D. Hay Professor of Cell Biology

Previous Fawcett Lectures: http://cellbio.med.harvard.edu/events/fawcett-lecture-series/previous-fawcett-lectures 

Biography of Donald W Fawcett: http://cellbio.med.harvard.edu/events/fawcett-lecture-series/tribute-donald-w-fawcett