Professor Ruth Arnon, winner of 2020 OurCrowd Maimonides Award:
The third annual OurCrowd Maimonides Award for Lifetime Achievement in Science, Leadership and Menschlichkeit, presented to the industry figure whose career and character have driven progress and inspired colleagues. This year’s recipient is Prof. Ruth Arnon, a pioneering biochemist, President of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Science Advisor to the President of Israel, codeveloper of the most successful multiple sclerosis drug in history, and co-founder of a startup now in clinical trials based on her current research into a universal flu vaccine.
Speakers: Jon Medved, Founder & CEO, OurCrowd
Ruth Arnon, Immunology Researcher, Weizmann Institute of Science