Bridging Science and Society
May 09, 2017
from 12:30 PM to 02:00 PM
|Where||Gheens Science Hall & Rauch Planetarium|
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Bridging Science and Society: Advocating for Human Rights and Diplomacy while Fighting Disease Worldwide
Dr. Peter Agre, MD shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2003, with Roderick MacKinnon for his work in the discovery of water channels in cell membranes. He has served as Professor of Medicine and Biological Chemistry at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, President of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and Vice Chancellor of Science and Technology at Duke Medical Center.