Howard Spero, Ph.D.
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of California, Davis
March 16, 2017
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Jennifer Doudna, Ph.D.
Li Ka Shing Chancellor’s Chair in Biomedical and Health Sciences, University of California, Berkeley
February 23, 2017
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Phillip Messersmith, Ph.D.
Departments of Bioengineering and Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley
November 9, 2016
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Matthias Hebrok, Ph.D.
Director of UCSF Diabetes Center, Hurlbut-Johnson Distinguished Professor in Diabetes Research
September 28, 2016
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Christopher Chang, Ph. D.
Professor of Chemistry and Molecular and Cell Biology, UC Berkeley
December 3, 2015
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Floyd Romesberg, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry at The Scripps Research Institute
Principal Scientific Founder and Advisor of Synthorx, Inc.
May 13, 2015
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Dennis Clegg, Ph.D.
Professor and Co-director of the Center for Stem Biology and Engineering Neuroscience Research Institute, UCSB
Feburary 5, 2015
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Tracy Grikscheit, MD.
Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Southern California
Attending Surgeon at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)
October 29, 2014
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Randy Schekman, Ph.D.
2013 Nobel Prize Winner
UC Berkeley, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
October 8, 2014
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David Presti, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer of Neurobiology
University of California, Berkeley
May 17, 2012
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