The State of Oregon commemorates Linus Pauling on his birthday, February 28th. 


Learn about one of OSU’s largest research institutes founded by one of the world's greatest scientists. 


Friday, February 28th, 2020 

3:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Linus Pauling Science Center Room 125 


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Seminar: 3:00 - 4:30 P.M.


Linus Pauling Day Introduction 
Dr. Richard van Breemen, Endowed Chair and Director, Linus Pauling Institute
Oral history of the Linus Pauling Institute of Science and Medicine (LPISM) and LPI
In this entertaining and informative conversation, Steve Lawson will share recollections from his 40+ year association with LPI, including memories of the very colorful years that preceded the Institute's move to Corvallis in 1996. The interview will be led by Chris Petersen, administrator of the Oral History Program at the OSU Libraries.
The power of nutrition for cancer prevention
Dr. Emily Ho, Principal Investigator, Linus Pauling Institute, Endowed Director, Moore Family Center for Whole Grain Foods, Nutrition and Preventive Health
Fighting infections with Vitamin D
Dr. Fritz Gombart, Principal Investigator, Linus Pauling Institute
Vitamin E: what you should eat to get smarter
Dr. Maret Traber, Principal Investigator and Ava Helen Pauling Professor, Linus Pauling Institute

Reception: 4:30 - 5:30 P.M.


Cupcakes and coffee will follow the seminar in honor of Linus Pauling 119th birthday. Coffee generously donated by Ava’s cafe!