Adventist University Presents Rebecca Skloot
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
DUE TO HIGH DEMAND FOR THIS EVENT, RSVP WILL BE REQUIRED IN ORDER TO HELP US PLAN FOR APPROPRIATE SEATING. THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION.
Rebecca Skloot is the author of the #1 New York Times Bestseller, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. She specializes in narrative science writing and has worked as a correspondent for WNYC's Radiolab and PBS's Nova ScienceNOW. She and her father, Floyd Skloot, co-edited The Best American Science Writing 2011. Skloot holds a B.S. in Biological Sciences and an MFA in Creative Nonfiction. Her debut book, The Immortal Life is now being translated into 25 languages and is currently being made into an HBO movie produced by Oprah Winfrey and Alan Ball.
Please contact Stefanie Johnson at Stefanie.Johnson@adu.edu with questions about the event.
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Adventist University of Health Sciences
Adventist University of Health Sciences is a Seventh-day Adventist institution that specializes in healthcare education. The University's guiding philosophy, Healthcare as Ministry, is based on the idea that true wellness is not achieved through medical care alone, but through healing relationships that speak to peoples' minds, bodies, and souls. This philosophy underpins each course of our associate, bachelor's, master's, and online programs.