- Friday Lecture Series
Mark Krasnow, M.D., Ph.D., professor, department of biochemistry, executive director, Vera Moulton Wall Center for Pulmonary Vascular Disease, Stanford University; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Dr. Krasnow is professor of biochemistry at Stanford University and an investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. He received his B.S. summa cum laude from University of Illinois, and his Ph.D. in biochemistry and M.D. from the University of Chicago in the Medical Scientist Training Program, working with Nicholas Cozzarelli. He was a Helen Hay Whitney postdoctoral fellow with David Hogness, and joined the Stanford faculty in 1988, and has served as Chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Director of the Medical Scientist Training Program. His lab pioneered the use of genetic and genomic approaches to dissect respiratory system development and stem cells, and the neural circuit of breathing. He is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a member of the National Academy of Medicine.
- Open to
- Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D.
- Refreshments, 3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m., Abby Lounge
- Justin Sloboda
- (212) 327-7785