Supported by the Irving Weinstein Foundation, this lectureship has been established to acknowledge an individual whose outstanding innovations in science and whose position as a thought leader have the potential to inspire creative thinking and new directions in cancer research.
This lectureship is selected by the AACR president, and is not open to nomination.
9th Annual Award Recipient
Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, Ph.D.
Director of Department Genetics
Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology
Dr. Nüsslein-Volhard will deliver her lecture titled, The Development of Colour Patterns in Zebrafish: Toward an Understanding of the Evolution of Beauty, during the AACR Annual Meeting 2013 in Washington, D.C., in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The award ceremony and lecture will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2013, from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Visit the AACR Annual Meeting 2013 page for more information on the Annual Meeting.
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