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The brain is a complex organ for which we know very little. This complexity has hampered the application of genomic approaches to the study of this organ, and the diseases that affect it. In particular the complex anatomy, the limited ac...
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Join Dr. Robert Lustig as he presents his New York Times best-seller, FAT Chance: Beating the Odds Against Sugar, Processed Food, Obesity, and Disease. His book illuminates the causes of obesity and challenges the dogma, “a calorie is a...
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04/26/2011 12:00 PM Wong AuditoriumJack Welch, Founder Jack Welch Management Institute Description: Jack Welch has never been one to pussyfoot around when it comes to discussions of leadership, and he doesn't break from form during a liv...
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02/24/2011 7:00 PM e14"633Willard R. Johnson, Professor of Political Science, Emeritus, MIT; Melissa Nobles, Professor of Political Science, MIT; Christine Ortiz, Dean for Graduate Education MIT, Professor of Materials Science and Engi...
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10/14/2010 4:45 PM 46Gerald Fischbach, Scientific Director, The Simons FoundationDescription: "Imagine what it's like to go through life without understanding what people you are with are thinking," poses Gerald Fischbach. "You have no ...
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12/02/2009 6:00 PM 46"3002Dr. Thomas R. Insel, Director, National Institute of Mental HealthDescription: "I'll give you the 30,000 foot view of autism." Remarking that autism today, in terms of interest and funding, is like cancer was ...
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10/22/2009 4:00 PM 26"100Ed Scolnick, Director, Psychiatric Disease Program and the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Broad InstituteDescription: An exemplar of the purpose"driven life in medical science, Ed Scolnick details resea...
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05/04/2009 1:20 PM 46"3002Mark Bear, Director, Picower Institute,Picower Professor of Neuroscience; The Picower Center for Learning and Memory; Description: This self"described "basic neuroscientist" confesses he never thought he'd giv...
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06/06/2009 9:00 AM KresgeDr. Susan Hockfield, President, MIT; Rebecca Saxe, PHd 03, Assistant Professor of Cognitive NeuroscienceDescription: In trying financial times, Susan Hockfield remains optimistic and committed to pursuing MIT's ...
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06/06/2009 9:00 AM Wong AuditoriumFiona Murray, Sarofim Family Career Development ProfessorDescription: Cooperation may be making us "a little bit too nice" when it comes to innovation, suggests Fiona Murray. She believes there's nothing...
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02/05/2009 7:30 AM Walker Morss HallMatt Gethers; Joy JohnsonDescription: Two students deliver heartfelt appeals for courage and integrity at the annual Martin Luther King Day breakfast. In the 1940s, Matt Gethers recounts, his grandf...
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