Speaker - Richard Klausner

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Richard D. Klausner is Managing Partner of The Column Group, a venture capital fund focused on building the next generation of drug discovery and development companies. Dr. Klausner is the former Executive Director for Global Health of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Prior to that he served as Director of the National Cancer Institute from 1995 to 2001. Dr. Klausner's research in hematology has been recognized with many awards, including the William Damashek Prize and the Outstanding Investigator Award of the American Federation of Clinical Research. He has served as an adviser to the Presidents of the National Academies for counter-terrorism and as a liaison to the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Dr. Klausner is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the Institute of Medicine and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

4 Programs

New Models for Open Innovation and Crisis of Translation

04.21.12 | 00:39:09 min | 0 comments

New Scientific Power: The Role of Philanthropy

10.05.07 | 01:15:08 min | 0 comments

Can Breakthrough Science Survive Market Forces?

10.05.07 | 01:19:06 min | 0 comments

Applying New Science to Global Health

10.05.07 | 00:50:58 min | 0 comments