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The Ann Stuart and Ray R. Poliakoff
Celebration of Science

Friday, March 22, 2013

Event focuses on Women in Science and features an interactive student forum from 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. and lectures by keynote speakers from 1:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Keynote Speakers:

Kim R. Dunbar, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Chemistry
Davidson Chair of Science
University Distinguished Professor
Texas A&M University

Susan M. Rosenberg, Ph.D.
Ben F. Love Chair in Cancer Research
Professor, Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Molecular Virology and Microbiology Member, Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center
Baylor College of Medicine

Lita Proctor, Ph.D.
Program Director, Human Microbiome Project
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health

Both Dr. Ann Stuart and her late husband, Ray Poliakoff, were first generation graduates of public higher education, and both often said it was their education that enabled them to pursue the opportunities that enriched their lives.

They both gave generously to create opportunities for young people to pursue their goals.