The MD Anderson Alumni & Faculty Association hosts a number of events over the course of the year.
Since 1984, the MD Anderson Alumni & Faculty Association Steering Committee has been charged with nominating the recipients of the annual Distinguished Alumnus Award and the Mike Hogg Award.
The Alumni & Faculty Association also hosts an annual reception at the AACR Annual Meeting each spring for alumni, colleagues, faculty and trainees.
2017 Mike Hogg Award Honors Kornberg
The 2017 Mike Hogg Award & Lecture, which took place March 24, honored Roger D. Kornberg, Ph.D. Kornberg presented on "The Molecular Basis of Eukaryotic Transcription."
Kornberg is a Nobel laureate, the Winzer Professor in Medicine and professor of structural biology at Stanford University. Kornberg’s research focuses on the mechanism and regulation of eukaryotic gene transcription.
Kornberg is the son of the inaugural recipient of the Mike Hogg Award, Arthur Kornberg, M.D., who was awarded in 1959. The Kornbergs are one of only six father-son pairs of Nobel laureates in the world.
Join Us at AACR
MD Anderson Reception
Sponsored by the MD Anderson Alumni & Faculty Association
Sunday, April 2, 2017
Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20001