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Nobel Laureate Prof. Harold E. Varmus visit to Ashoka University

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Prof. Harold Varmus – a Nobel Laureate for his work on Cancer, a former director of the National Institutes of Health, a former director of National Cancer Institute, founder of the Public Library of Science (PLoS), former President of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center  and currently Professor at Cornell. 

Prof. Varmus is visiting India as a C.V.Raman Chair Professor of the Indian Academy of Sciences. 


09 January 2023

4.00-5.30 pm : Public talk The Art and Politics of Science

5.30-6.30 pm : Panel discussionMulti-disciplinary teaching and research in a liberal arts university

Panelists: Prof. Varmus, Prof. Simona Sawhney (IIT Delhi),

Prof. Nayanjot Lahiri, Prof. Bittu, Ayush Mistry, Sushmita Anant & Deveshi Sharma from Ashoka University

10 January 2023

10.00-11.30 am : Public talkA Half-Century of Cancer Research

11.30-12.30 pm : Panel discussionClinical research in Indian context

Panelists: Prof. Varmus, Prof. Randeep Guleria (former director, AIIMS), Pallavi Kshetrapal (THSTI), Dr. Deepali Jain (AIIMS), Prof. Kasturi Mitra & Prof. Anurag Agrawal from Ashoka University

Link to Register –  https://forms.gle/rwZc6L6dspM2gQqX9

* To and fro Shuttle services will be available from Jahangirpuri metro station

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