Charles A. Sanders, M.D., Scientific Symposium

Under Dr. Charles A. Sanders’ visionary leadership, the FNIH has influenced the course of biology and medicine over the past 20 years. At the Charles A. Sanders, M.D., Scientific Symposium on Oct. 19, 2016, audiences heard from scientific leaders, including Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences awardees, to learn more about the latest pioneering biomedical research.

 

Goals

  • Share the latest pioneering biomedical research in honor of the former FNIH Chairman Charles A. Sanders, M.D.

Speakers Included

  • Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
    Director, National Institutes of Health
  • Steven M. Paul, M.D.
    Chairman, Board of Directors,
    Foundation for the National Institutes of Health
  • Charles A. Sanders, M.D.
    Former Chairman, Board of Directors,
    Foundation for the National Institutes of Health
    Guest of Honor
  • Victor J. Dzau, M.D.
    President, National Academy of Medicine
    Master of Ceremonies
  • Karl A. Deisseroth, M.D., Ph.D.
    2015 Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences Recipient
    D.H. Chen Professor of Bioengineering and of
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
    Stanford University
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator
  • Ruslan M. Medzhitov, Ph.D.
    2013 Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences Recipient
    David W. Wallace Professor of Immunobiology
    Yale University School of Medicine
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator
  • Jeannie T. Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
    2016 Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences Recipient
    Professor of Genetics and Pathology at Harvard Medical School
    and Massachusetts General Hospital
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

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Contact

Please contact the Advancement Office for more information at advancement@fnih.org or 301-402-4976.