The 2012 NSM Distinguished Lecture Series, "Science Impacting Health and Society," included five presentations that addressed breakthroughs in science and technology that are altering the prevention and diagnosis of disease, treatment modalities, and delivery of medical care.
April 25 (Wednesday)
“Toward a New Generation of Therapies for Diabetes, Obesity and Muscular Disease” Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical SchoolMore Info Watch Video
May 15 (Tuesday)
“Heart Making and Heart Breaking: New Strategies for Heart Repair” The University of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterMore Info Watch Video
November 27 (Tuesday)
“Regenerating Damaged Heart Muscle: Using Stem Cells and Systems Biology to Discover Drug Targets” Sanford-Burnham Medical Research InstituteMore Info Watch Video