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Weizmann Women & Science Award presented to Dr. Mary-Claire King

Dr. King spoke about her current research, and concluded by stressing her belief that "being a scientist transcends all other loyalties." Her career, her commitment, and the use of her award to help other women in science proves that she not only speaks those words, but lives by them.

The ceremony, held at Rockefeller University, drew a distinguished audience of researchers and academicians, friends of ACWIS and WIS, and supporters of the sciences. Several members of the award nominating committee were in attendance, including Enriqueta Bond, Ph.D.; Florence Hazeltine, Ph.D., M.D.; Leon Lederman, Ph.D. and Nobel Prize laureate; Maxine Singer, Ph.D.; Torsten N. Wiesel, M.D. and Nobel Prize laureate; and Harriet Zuckerman, Ph.D. Ms. Schupf is Chair of the Nominating Committee. Also present were Dr. Albert Willner, President Emeritus of ACWIS, and Norman Cohen, current President of ACWIS.


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Contact: Jennifer Manning
jennifer@acwis.org
212-895-7952
American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science
9-Aug-2006


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