The Second Biennial Henrietta Lacks Symposium:
The Dignity of Difference

In the spirit of Baltimore's own Henrietta Lacks, join us as we explore the hidden aspects of scientific research and health disparities.

Symposium: March 7, 2012 from 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
(Doors open at 7:30 am)

Southern Management Corporation Campus Center and
University of Maryland School of Nursing
621 W. Lombard St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

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The symposium is free, but registration is required. Seating is limited, so reserve your spot today.

Evening Celebration: March 7, 2013 from 6-9 p.m.

Maryland Science Center
601 Light Street
Baltimore MD 21230

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Visit to purchase tickets to the Evening Celebration.

About Henrietta Lacks

Henrietta Lacks was a woman who died of cervical cancer in 1951. A culture of her cells multiplied and have been used by researchers for decades, and have played a key role in several medical breakthroughs.

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This page was last updated: June 6, 2013

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