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Thursday Common Hour and Science for the Greater Good Series: David Weinstein '90
Event Type:Lecture
Location:Mather Hall Washington Room
Thursday, November 21, 2013
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
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Alison Draper
sponsored by the Science Center,Alumni Relations, and Career Development Center
How is science used for the greater good? How does science contribute to society? How are Trinity alumni leaders in this realm?
Professor, Associate Program Director for Research, and Director of the Glycogen Storage Disease Program, University of Florida College of Medicine
A graduate of Harvard Medical School, Dr. Weinstein completed a residency, chief residency, and fellowship in pediatric endocrinology at Children’s Hospital Boston. After obtaining a Masters in clinical investigation from Harvard and MIT, he became Director of the Glycogen Storage Disease Program at Boston Children’s Hospital. He is a tenured professor at the University of Florida where he currently directs the Glycogen Storage Disease Program, following the largest cohort of hepatic GSD patients in the world, and has published over 50 articles and 25 textbook chapters on the topic. He is a former Jan Albrecht Award winner from the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, and received the George Sacher Award from the Gerontological Society of America.  Dr. Weinstein was recently awarded a United Nations recognized international humanitarian award for his efforts to help children from around the world, and he was knighted into the Order Usmiechu (Order of the Smile) in Poland. He will discuss how his work is Science for the Greater Good.
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