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2023 Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture

Department and Center Events

Saturday, October 7, 2023, 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET
Past Event


Join the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research in honoring the legacy of Mrs. Henrietta Lacks. This year, we celebrate the 13th Anniversary of the Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture both in-person and virtually. We are pleased to have Daniel E. Dawes, JD, executive director of the Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine, as our keynote speaker.

The 2023 winners of the Urban Health Institute's Henrietta Lacks Memorial Award and the Henrietta Lacks Dunbar Health Sciences Scholarship will be announced and the 2021 and 2022 scholars will be acknowledged.

All are welcome, please share the event flyer. You may select how you wish to attend upon registration. Register early, spaces are limited. Free parking is available and lunch will be provided.

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Thank you, Henrietta!

Check-in begins at 9:00 am at Turner Auditorium, 720 Rutland Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21205. Free parking is available in the Washington Street Garage, 701 N. Washington Street, Baltimore, MD, 21205. Lunch will be provided.

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Crystal Williams