Held several times a year, this educational programme is designed to give researchers and students at AstraZeneca research facilities and unversities worldwide the unique opportunity to meet and learn from recipients of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
AstraZeneca and Nobel Media bring Nobel Laureate Bruce Beutler to Boston
On June 11-12, 2012, as part of a worldwide initiative between AstraZeneca, a global innovation-driven biopharmaceutical company, and Nobel Media AB, the company responsible for media rights for the Nobel Prize, students, researchers and staff at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and AstraZeneca’s Boston based Research and Development facility will have the opportunity to meet and learn from 2011 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine Dr Bruce Beutler.
Nobel Laureate Peter Charles Doherty visit to IISc
The 1996 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine Professor Peter Charles Doherty recently delivered a series of inspiring lectures, thought provoking media debates and engaging roundtable discussions with researchers and scientist in Bangalore India, as part of the AstraZeneca Nobel Medicine Initiative.
Nobel laureate Barry Marshall
Barry Marshall, awarded the 2005 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine lectured at Fudan University, Shanghai and Peking University, Beijing and the AstraZeneca China Research and Development Center.
Nobel laureate Michael S. Brown
AstraZeneca hosted its second global lecture event, featuring the 1985 Nobel laureate Michael S. Brown. He and his long-time colleague Joseph L. Goldstein were jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine “for their discoveries concerning the regulation of cholesterol metabolism."
Nobel laureate Dr. Tim Hunt
The first event was held at Manchester University, United Kingdom, where Dr. Tim Hunt gave his lectures 'Lessons from a Life in Science: How to get a Nobel Prize' and 'Switches and Latches: Surprising New Elements in the Control of Mitosis'.