Neuroscientist Richard Murphy '66 to Outline Challenges of Government-Funded Science

Rehm Library

College of the Holy Cross
Worcester, MA 01610
USA

Neuroscientist Richard Murphy ‘66, retired president and CEO of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and former interim president of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, now runs a Boston-based management consulting company to support medical research. He will return to Holy Cross for a talk on 'The Changing Face of Biomedical Research, Challenges and Opportunities.' Murphy will share how the process of doing science has changed in recent decades and the increasing challenges to secure government funding for research and meet political expectations for results.

His lecture is part of a yearlong series on 'The Practice of Science in a World of Competing Values.'

Tuesday, October 22

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McFarland Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture

Phone: 508-793-3869
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