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Bay Area Harper Lecture with Jack Gilbert

Jack Gilbert is the group leader for microbial ecology at Argonne National Laboratory, associate professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolution, associate director of the Institute for Genomic and Systems Biology, and adjunct senior scientist at the Marine Biological Laboratory. In this lecture, microbiologist Jack Gilbert will explain how microorganisms in these environments shape our health and development. His research explores the interface between the microbial world and our lives, blurring the boundaries between our planet’s ecosystems. Click here for more information and to register.
The Palace Hotel
2 New Montgomery Street
San Francisco, CA 94105 

26th Annual Lowell T. Coggeshall Memorial Lecture

The Pritzker School of Medicine is honored to welcome a former faculty member and now the Francis C. Wood Professor of Medicine, Michael S. Parmacek, MD, as the guest lecturer. Dr. Parmacek is a nationally recognized expert in cardiovascular biology and medicine, and has distinguished himself nationally with significant research advances and has built one of the nation’s leading cardiovascular medicine divisions. He is currently the Chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine.
Billings Hospital
950 East 59th Street, P-117
Chicago, IL 60637 

The Interplay between Human Health & Environmental Sustainability

Todd Pray, SB'93, PhD, MBA, will deliver a lecture that aims to frame an open discussion and debate around technology, markets, and policy drivers for both the pharmaceutical and the renewable fuel/chemical industries. For more information and to register please visit the event website here
425 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94104 

Discover UChicago: New York City

Join fellow alumni, parents, and friends as the University of Chicago comes to New York for a cocktail reception with President Robert J. Zimmer. Meet faculty who drive discovery in education and research around the glove. Explore interactive exhibitions that showcase insights and innovations that make UChicago one of the world's great centers for inquiry and impact. Drop in and discover UChicago. Click here more information and to RSVP.
The Pierre Hotel, Grand Ballroom
2 East 61st Street
New York, NY 10065


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