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Embracing the Challenge in Science

Tuesday, June 20, 2023 From 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library
901 G St. NW
Washington DC 2001
United States

Sergio Dompé is pleased to invite you to the event:
"Embracing the Challenge in Science: Dompé's Research from Neurotrophins to AI Driven Drug Discovery"
The event will take place on June 20th  from 12.30 pm to 3.00 pm at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in Washington DC.
This event will be both in-person and streamed online.
12.30 pm - Light lunch and registration
1:45 pm  - Welcome Address
1:55 pm - Keynote: The Future of the Business of Bioscience -
Keynote Speaker: Gary Pisano - Harry E. Figgie Professor of Business Administration, Senior Associate Dean Harvard Business School 
2:20 pm - Round table: Turning Scientific Discoveries into Breakthrough Therapies


Sabra Klein, Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 

Andrew Pekosz, Professor and Vice Chair Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 

Mina Massaro Giordano, Co-Director and Professor of Ophthalmology, Penn Dry Eye & Ocular Surface Center, University of Pennsylvania 

Marcello Allegretti, Chief Scientific Officer Dompé farmaceutici 

Flavio Mantelli, Chief Medical Officer Dompé farmaceutici & Head of Neurotrophins R&D 

Moderator: Guido Romeo, Corporate Communication Director, Dompé farmaceutici


2:55 pm - Closing - Sergio Dompé, Executive President Dompé farmaceutici,  President Dompé Foundation

3:15 pm - 4:30 pm Private visit to Da Vinci’s 12 Codex Atlanticus tables

Following the event, there will be a private and exclusive visit to 12 of Leonardo Da Vinci's tables from Codex Atlanticus hosted at the MLK Library. Discover the inspirational significance of Leonardo da Vinci's work for today's scientific research.

Space is limited so if you are interested to attend in-person or virtually please confirm  by registering by June 17, 2023.
Thank you
Liz Schiller
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Organizer: Dompé
Contact person: Liz Schiller