Lecture: Founder's Day

Noon-1:30 p.m. Thursday, November 18, Biomedical Library Events Room


In celebration of UC San Diego’s 50th anniversary, the Biomedical Library and Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences hosted a Founders’ Day seminar. "Founding the Future: Health Sciences’ Legacy of Excellence" was presented from noon to 1:30 pm on November 18, 2010 in the Biomedical Library Events Room. Four Health Sciences faculty members spoke about their current work, future initiatives, and the pioneering efforts of founding faculty that paved the way. The featured speakers are listed below - click on the names or images to watch their presentation in Quicktime format. (If they don't play, you can download the QuickTime player free from Apple.)

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Strathdee -

Steffanie A. Strathdee, PhD, Associate Dean, Global Health Sciences; Harold Simon Professor and Chief, Global Public Health, Dept. of Medicine, and Director, UCSD Global Health Initiative

Witztum -

Joseph L. Witztum, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Nizet -

Victor Nizet, MD, Professor of Pediatrics & Pharmacy; Chief, Division of Pediatric Pharmacology & Drug Discovery, School of Medicine and Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Talamini -

Mark A. Talamini, MD, MJ Orloff Family Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery

Distinguished Professor of Pathology and Pharmacy David N. Bailey, MD, former Interim Vice Chancellor, Health Sciences and Dean at UC San Diego, and former Vice Chancellor, Health Sciences and Dean at UC Irvine, served as moderator.

Updated: 4.21.2011