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Elizabeth Blackburn, PhD

"every graduate student is an individual and everybody has a different way of doing science, approaching science"

After winning the Nobel Prize molecular biologist Elizabeth Blackburn, PhD, sat down with UCSF Chancellor Sue Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH, to discuss the elusive goal of work-life balance and the importance of following one’s passions .

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Blackburn Gets Personal, Reflects on Path Leading Up to Nobel Prize

A week after being named UCSF’s—and her native Australia’s—first woman to receive a Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, molecular biologist Elizabeth Blackburn, PhD, sat down with UCSF Chancellor Sue Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH, to discuss the elusive goal of work-life balance and the importance of following one’s passions and making time for “intense relaxation.”

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