Join us for a complimentary lecture series hosted by the Harvard Club of Boston
Register for a complimentary lecture with Harvard Medical School Dean George Daley
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
17:00 BST Lecture Begins
Lecture Followed by Q&A
The Harvard Medical School Community's Scientific Efforts to Confront COVID-19
We are honored to feature, in these unprecedented times for medical research, the Dean of Harvard Medical School, George Daley, a Harvard and MIT alumnus.
Dr. Daley received his bachelor's degree magna cum laude from Harvard (1982), a Ph.D. in biology from MIT (1989), and the M.D. from Harvard Medical School, where he was only the twelfth individual in the school’s history to be awarded the degree summa cum laude (1991). He served as Chief Resident in Internal Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital (94-95). Dr. Daley has been elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, the American Society for Clinical Investigation, the American Association of Physicians, and the American Pediatric Societies, and is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
The Samuel E. Lux IV Professor of Hematology/Oncology and Director of the Stem Cell Transplantation Program at Boston Children’s Hospital, Dr. Daley is also Professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Medicine, and Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, an investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Associate Director of Children’s Stem Cell Program, founding member of the Executive Committee of the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, and past-President of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (2007-2008).
Dr. Daley was an inaugural winner of the NIH Director’s Pioneer Award for highly innovative research and has received the Judson Daland Prize from the American Philosophical Society for achievement in patient-oriented research, the E. Mead Johnson Award from the American Pediatric Society for contributions to stem cell research, and the E. Donnall Thomas Prize of the American Society for Hematology for advances in human induced pluripotent stem cells.
One complimentary pass per person. Valid on May 12, 2020 only. Registration will close approximately 3 hours prior to the event to allow for the login credentials to be shared. This invitation is non-transferable.