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Nobel Laureates Michael Brown & Joseph Goldstein at the School of Clinical Medicine

20th October 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm


A unique opportunity to meet with two Nobel Laureates in Cambridge (UK) on 20 October 2014

Nobel Laureates Michael S. Brown and Joseph L. Goldstein will visit the School of Clinical Medicine as part of the Nobel Prize Inspiration Initiative (NPII).

Brown and Goldstein have worked together for over 40 years, in one of the most famous and enduring collaborations in science. The pair jointly run the Brown/Goldstein Laboratory at the University of Texas Southwestern. They shared the 1985 Nobel Prize in Medicine “for their discoveries concerning the regulation of cholesterol metabolism”.

Join the Laureates at the School of Clinical Medicine for an afternoon event:
14:00–15:30     Lecture by Michael S. Brown –
Hypercholesterolemia and Heart Attacks: Origins of a 40-Year Partnership
Venue: The William Harvey Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Medicine, CB2 0SP

15:30–16:00     Break with refreshments

16:00–16:30     On-stage interview with Michael S. Brown and Joseph L. Goldstein

16:30–17:30     Moderated panel discussion –
Collaborations and Partnerships: What are the Rules?

Panellists include Michael S. Brown and Joseph L. Goldstein

17:30–18:00     Drinks Reception
Venue: Post-Graduate Lounge, School of Clinical Medicine
This ticket will grant you entry to all components of the programme. Please note there will be an overflow room available with a live stream should the auditorium be full.



20th October 2014
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Event Category:


Nobel Prize Inspiration Initiative (NPII)
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William Harvey Lecture Theatre
Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road
Cambridge , Cambridgeshire CB2 0SP United Kingdom
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