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Events Calendar

March 15, 2021

10:45 AM - 2:15 PM EDT

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Learn about the cellular, molecular, and biochemical pathways of CRISPR-associated proteins, DNA repair pathways, and applications in diverse organisms, including for human health and disease biology.

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March 10-11, 2021

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Featured Speakers

James Sheehan, JD, New York State Office of the Attorney General,  Dominique Brossard , PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Morgridge Institute for Research

All participants in the healthcare ecosystem are susceptible to conflict of interest. This event will explore the current landscape and effectiveness of conflict-mitigating efforts, and propose meaningful opportunities for change.

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March 18, 2021

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT

<p>STEM Supremes: In Conversation with Elizabeth Blackburn</p>

Nobel Laureate Dr. Elizabeth Blackburn joins us to talk telomeres and the importance of diversity and inclusion in the sciences. The conversation will cover Dr. Blackburn’s career path, groundbreaking research and views on what is next in her field.

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