Peter J. Bruns, Ph.D.
Vice President for Grants and Special Programs
Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)
"The HHMI Science Education Alliance:
National Networking to Enhance Local Education"
Friday, 28 September 2007 (10:30 a.m.)
Free and open to the public
No RSVP needed
For additional information or to arrange special accommodations, please
contact Wendy Lafferty at 392-7775 or [log in to unmask]
Dr. Burns is vice president for grants and special programs at the Howard
Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI), a non-profit medical research organization
that ranks as one of the nation's largest philanthropies and plays a
powerful role in advancing biomedical research and science education in the
United States. The institute commits almost $700 million a year for research
and distributes $80 million in grant support for science education.