Convocation and awards ceremony held at college of medicine

September 23, 2009

At the annual convocation and awards ceremony on Sept. 11, the Penn State College of Medicine handed out 127 scholarships and awards to medical and graduate students.

Following the presentation of awards, 2009 Alumni Fellow James C. Alwine, associate director of the Abramson Cancer Center and professor of cancer biology at the University of Pennsylvania, spoke on “Why Basic Science Research Remains Vital in the Era of Translational Medicine."

  • Participants in this year's convocation and awards ceremony.

    IMAGE: Penn State

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