An internationally recognized molecular biologist and former vice president for research at Northwestern University, Dr. Villa-Komaroff was only the third Mexican-American woman to earn a science doctorate in the United States. A key member of the research team that demonstrated that bacterial cells can produce insulin, she was one of six scientists profiled in the PBS series Discovering Women. Tickets for this event are $10, available at the door or www.elmhurst.edu/tix. Free for Elmhurst College students, faculty, staff and alumni.
Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Frick Center, Founders Lounge
General Admission: $10
Students: No Charge
Name: Lu Aiello
Phone: (630) 617-3390