Preserving and Promoting Women in Medicine
Announcing the 2016 Alma Dea Morani, M.D. Renaissance Woman Award Recipient
The Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine is pleased to announce the 2016 Alma Dea MoraniRenaissance Woman Award recipient, Mary-Claire King, Ph.D. Dr. King is known worldwide for her major accomplishments in human genetics research. Some of her most noteworthy achievements include: identifying the BRCA1 gene responsible for inherited susceptibility to breast cancer. Read more about Dr. King.
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