The Linda and Jack Gill Center for Biomolecular Science will hold its 2016 Symposium and Award Ceremony starting at 9 a.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at Whittenberger Auditorium in the Indiana Memorial Union on the IU Bloomington campus.
This year’s keynote speaker is Hugo J. Bellen, professor of developmental biology and molecular and human genetics at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Recognized with the Gill Transformative Award will be Beth Stevens, an assistant professor of neurology at Harvard Medical School who also works with the F.M. Kirby Neurobiology Center and Boston Children’s Hospital. Featured speakers will include:
- Nicola J. Allen, an assistant professor with the Molecular Nuerobiology Laboratory at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies;
- Richard Daneman, assistant professor of neuroscience and pharmacology with the University of California at San Diego;
- Cagla Eroglu, associate professor of cell biology and neurobiology with Duke University Medical Center.