Featured Speaker

November 18, 2020 9:30am

Sonia Vallabh
Prion Scientist
Broad Institute

Nine years ago, Sonia Vallabh learned that she she was carrying a genetic mutation that would almost certainly lead to a rare and fatal brain disease. But rather than abandoning hope, she left her successful career in law and set out on a quest to find a cure. Tune in as this remarkable female pioneer shares her extraordinary personal story as well as the strides she has taken at Broad Institute to develop a cure for for her own disease.