Wonderlust Friday Forum: Renee Reijo Pera
- Friday, December 9, 2016 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
The final 2016 Wonderlust Friday Forum features Dr. Renee A. Reijo Pera, Vice President Research, at Montana State. She will also speak to the University’s broad range of research, which deals with issues that concern people across Montana and the nation. Dr. Reijo Pera will talk about how research grants and contracts are obtained and processed specifically at MSU, as well as at other universities, and how the research it tailored to the MSU Strategic Plan. Her presentation will include a discussion on the focus, reach, and ramifications of MSU research and its integration into course work and Montana’s economy.
Dr. Reijo Pera is an internationally recognized stem cell scientist, coming to MSU in January 2014. Prior to that, she was the director of Stanford University’s Center for Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Research and Education and the Center for Reproductive and Stem Cell Biology, as well as the doctoral program in stem cell biology and regenerative medicine.
Friday Forum is a monthly speaker series sponsored by Wonderlust, a lifelong learning organization affiliated with MSU Extended University. The forum is hosted by the Bozeman Library Foundation.
Free and open to the public