2018 Byers Award Lecture in Basic Science

Byers Award Recipient Dr. Bo Huang will discuss his research in a seminar titled “Lights, Camera, Action: Redefining Microscopy to Illuminate Life and Disease.” The talk will be followed by a community reception featuring interactive research exhibits on the inner workings of the cell.

UCSF Chancellor Sam Hawgood, MBBS, and Brook Byers, founding member and partner of Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers, will give opening and closing remarks.

About the Byers Award: The Byers Award is administered through the Program in Breakthrough Biomedical Research (PBBR). Following a competitive call for nominations, the award is given to a mid-career faculty member for an innovative research project. The recipient is asked to present their research at the annual Byers Award Lecture.

Wednesday, January 17 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Genentech Hall, Byers Auditorium
600 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158

Event Type

Lecture/Seminar, Special Event, Academic


School of Pharmacy


Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Local Community, Alumni, Patients


Mission Bay



Contact Info

Kai Lamminen, kai.lamminen@ucsf.edu


Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.