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Lectures and Talks

The Mac Lipkin Man and Nature Series

Thursday, October 8, 2015


Join leading conservation professionals for a panel discussion about how innovations, ideas, and events over the past year have challenged and inspired conservation action on the world stage and in their own work.


  • Dr. Rodrigo Medellín, Senior Professor of Ecology, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and Past President, Society for Conservation Biology
  • Dr. Ivette Perfecto, George W. Pack Professor of Ecology, Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan
  • Moderator: Dr. Eleanor Sterling, Chief Conservation Scientist, Center for Biodiversity and Conservation, American Museum of Natural History

The Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series was established in honor of Dr. Mack Lipkin, Sr., by his many friends and admirers. Dr. Lipkin was a physician who was a gentle and powerful force in advancing the most humane and caring practices of medicine. The Museum is proud to welcome Rodrigo Medellín and Ivette Perfecto as the 2015 Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series Fellows. 

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