Fawcett Lecture Series

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Date: March 13 - 14, 2017 
Location: Armenise Amphitheater, Room 125, Armenise Building, 210 Longwood Ave

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:

Pietro De Camilli, M.D.
John Klingenstein Professor of Neuroscience & Professor of Cell Biology, Kavli Institute for Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

"Contact sites between organelles in the control of lipid transport and membrane identity"
Monday, March 13, 2017
Lecture: 4 pm
Reception: Modell Atrium

"Spatial organization and dynamics of organelles in nerve terminals" - Cancelled Due To Inclement Weather
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Lecture: 4pm

Host: Stephen Liberles, Ph.D.
Associate 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/biography-donald-w-fawcett