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Signature Series: Song of the Cell

December 6th, 2022

Presented by Seema Kumar, CEO, Cure

Join us at Cure® on Dec. 6 for a fireside chat with Pulitzer Prize winning author Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD as he kicks off the launch of his newest book release Song of the Cell, currently a New York Times bestseller and voted 100 Best Books of 2022 by The New York Times. Moderated by Seema Kumar, CEO of Cure. All in-person guests will receive a copy of the book signed by Dr. Mukherjee.

During this live, fireside chat between Dr. Mukherjee and Seema Kumar, Chief Executive Officer of Cure, Dr. Mukherjee will share more about his revelatory stories of scientists, doctors, and patients – exploring what it means to be human.

The Song of the Cell: An Exploration of Medicine and the New Human, December 6th
Topic: Fireside chat with New York Times bestseller and Goodreads Choice Awards 2022 Finalist author Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD as he kicks off the launch of his newest book release.
Speakers: Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD. Moderated by Seema Kumar, CEO of Cure.

Featured Speakers

Siddartha Muhkerjee

About Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD

Siddhartha Mukherjee is a pioneering physician, oncologist, and author who has redefined our public discourse on human health, medicine and science. A profoundly influential voice in the scientific community, he is best known for his books, The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, which earned him the 2011 Pulitzer Prize, and The Gene: An Intimate History which won international awards and was recognized by The Washington Post and The New York Times as one of the most influential books of 2016. The Emperor of All Maladies has been adapted into a documentary by filmmaker Ken Burns and was included among Time magazine’s 100 best nonfiction books of the past century.

Seema Kumar, CEO, Cure Experience

About Seema Kumar

Ms. Kumar joins Cure from Johnson & Johnson where she spent nearly 20 years in senior leadership positions, most recently serving as Global Head of the Office of Innovation, Global Health and Scientific Engagement. During her tenure, she led the launch of the company’s Innovation Centers, JLABS and Global Public Health initiatives, as well as the CoLaboratory at the World Economic Forum at Davos and the award winning COVID-19 educational broadcast program, “The Road to a Vaccine.”