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Howard Baker Memorial Lecture: Dr. Michinari Hamaguchi

Thursday, 23 March, 2017

Join the Baker Center on Thursday, March 23 as we present our highly anticipated Howard Baker Memorial Lecture. We have the honor of presenting Dr. Michinari Hamaguchi, President of Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST). His lecture will center largely on the field of and advancements in technology within Japan.

The JST is one of the core institutions responsible for implementation of science and technology policy in Japan, including the government's Technology Basic Plan. JST works to provide a sound infrastructure of science and technology information and raise awareness and understanding of science and technology-related issues in Japan. Dr. Hamaguchi is also president emeritus of Nagoya University, and his fields of specialization are cancer biology, cancer biochemistry, and cellular biology.

See our website as the date approaches for additional details about his lecture!

The event is free and open to the public.




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Knoxville, TN 37996

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