Documentary: Gertrude Elion

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Southwest Regional Library
Southwest Meeting Room - Full Room

Event Details

Please join us for this thoughtful documentary film on the life and work of Dr. Gertrude Elion, a ground-breaking Burroughs/Wellcome scientist. Dr. Elion won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1988 and spent most of her career making discoveries and doing research here in RTP. Panelists familiar with her work, and the many challenges of her career as a woman in science, will be available for Q&A following the film.
Event Type(s): Humanities Event
Age Group(s): Adult
Presenter: Mary Ann Bella
Jenny Levine
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