High School Student program: Lecture Series

Whitehead Institute’s 2017 Spring Lecture Series for High School Students

Below is a sample schedule.  Times and activities are subject to change.

Tuesday, April 18

9:00 am           Registration

9:15  am           Arpita Maiti, Director, External R&D Innovation, Inflammation & Immunology, Pfizer, Inc.

10:00 am         Whitehead Scientific Workshops 

12:30 pm         Lunch with Whitehead scientists      

1:00 pm           Dismissal

 

Wednesday, April 19

9:00 am           Registration

9:15 am            Mark Smith, Research Director and Co-Founder of OpenBiome

10:30 am         Offsite biotech tours

12:00 pm         Lunch at Whitehead

1:00 pm           Dismissal

 

Thursday, April 2o

9:00 am           Registration

9:15 am            Christina Agapakis, Creative Director of Ginkgo Bioworks

10:00 am         Whitehead Scientific Workshops

12:30 pm         Lunch with Whitehead scientists

1:00 pm           Dismissal

Students listening to lecture

High school students listen to a lecture by a Whitehead Member.

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