Past Symposia

1st CBC Symposium

“The New Biology: Technological Innovations Applied to Health and Disease”

DATE: September 3, 2002

TIME: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
LOCATION: Adler Planetarium
Chicago, IL

The first symposium was the initial CBC organizational event which brought scientists from the three CBC institutions together in order to promote interest in planning large-scale regional initiatives.

Speakers included:
Andrzej Joachimiak, PhD
Director of the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Lab

Janet Rowley, MD
Professor of Medicine, U. Chicago; Winner of Lasker Award and National Medal of Science; 2009 Presidential Medal of Freedom

Milan Mrksich, PhD
Professor Chemistry, University of Chicago

Robert Grossman, PhD
Professor of Math and Director, Laboratory for Advanced Computing, UIC

Thomas Meade, PhD
Professor of Chemistry, Northwestern University

see also:

▸ Symposium announcement