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EVENT DESCRIPTION  
 
Event Type:  Lecture
 
Title:  NIH Library - NIH Big Read - The Gene: An Intimate History by Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee - Lecture
 
Description:  The NIH Library and the Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences(FAES)are pleased to present "The NIH Big Read." The program will feature a series of book discussions and training sessions about the selected book to be held at NIH in March-April. The NIH Big Read series will culminate in a special final event featuring a lecture by the book author of on April 17.
The 2017 NIH Big Read book is, "The Gene: An Intimate History" (2016) by Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, the Pulitzer Prize-winning, best-selling author of "The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer"(2010). A Meet and Greet with Dr. Mukherjee on the FAES Terrace will follow the presentation.
 
Series Name:  NIH Big Read
 
Event URL:  https://nihlibrary.nih.gov/about-us/news/nih-big-read-2017
 
Videocast:  Event will be videocast LIVE on the Web
 
Videocast URL:  http://videocast.nih.gov
 
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EVENT DATE/TIME  
 
Date/Time: 
Monday, April 17, 2017   2:00pm - 3:00pm Add To Outlook Calendar     Add To iCal Calendar     Add To Entourage Calendar
 
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EVENT SPEAKER(S)  
 
Name:   Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee
Title:   Author: The Gene: An Intimate History
 

EVENT SPONSOR(S)  
 
Organization(s):  NIH Library & Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES)
 

EVENT LOCATION  
 
Location:  On the main NIH Campus
Building:  Building 10 (Clinical Center)
Room:  Masur Auditorium
 
Street Address:  10 Center Drive
City:  Bethesda
State:  Maryland
Zip Code:  20892
Other Information:  A Meet and Greet with Dr. Mukherjee on the FAES Terrace will follow the presentation.
 

EVENT CONTACT(S)  
 
Name:   NIH Library Staff
E-mail:   Kathleen.McGlaughlin@nih.gov
Phone:   301-594-6201
 
 
 
 
 
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