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Panel discussion at Penn State on medicine’s future rescheduled for Monday

A panel discussion on “The Future of Medicine” that was postponed a week ago by weather will be held Monday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the HUB auditorium. The session is open to the public.

The panelists include Duane Alexander, senior scientific adviser to the director of the National Institutes of Health’s Fogarty International Center; Harold Paz, CEO of the Hershey Medical Center, senior vice president for health affairs and dean of the College of Medicine; Glenn Gerhard, administrative director, Penn State Hershey Institute for Personalized Medicine, and professor of biochemistry and molecular biology with the College of Medicine; and Kevin Frick, health economist and professor of health policy and management in the John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

The discussion leads up to the inaugural “Shaping the Future Summit: The Impact of Innovation.”

The summit’s keynote event will be held April 1 and feature Peter Diamandis, co-founder and CEO of the X Prize Foundation.

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