The Markus Library is pleased to present a new exhibit in Welch Hall (level 2) honoring an extraordinary human being, molecular biologist, and Rockefeller scientist, Gunter Blobel. Dr. Blobel came to Rockefeller in 1962, joining the cell biology laboratory of George Palade who became his mentor and friend. Dr. Blobel won the Nobel prize in 1999 and donated the entire sum to restoration projects in the city Dresden.
Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee
Cancer Physician, Researcher, and Pulitzer Prize winning Author
of The Emperor of All Maladies – New York, NY
Markus Library, Welch Hall, Level Two Main Reading Room
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Reception at 3:15 and following the presentation. Author presentation at 3:30
Dr. Mukherjee will share his thoughts and experiences on becoming a best selling author skilled at presenting science effectively to the non science community.
Copies of his 2016 book The Gene: an Intimate History will be available for sale at the book talk.