Anne Wojcicki, Co-Founder & CEO, 23andMe
CEO and Co-Founder Anne Wojcicki of genetic testing company 23andMe on how she grew a love for science despite not being the best at it and how she believes everybody can understand science and contribute to changing the face of research.
Nancy Wexler, Neuropsychologist & President of the Hereditary Disease Foundation
Nancy Wexler, PhD is a neuropsychologist who's devoted her life's work to finding a cure for the fatal hereditary disorder Huntington's Disease (HD). Although a cure has not been found for HD, Wexler and a team of "gene hunters" made the breakthrough discovery of locating the Huntington gene and dramatically changed how science of approached. Wexler herself has a one in two chance of having the disease.