2nd Annual Halo Awards
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2nd Annual Halo Awards Link: https://www.halocures.com/translation/2019-halo-awards  Museum of Science and Industry Saturday, October 12 The Halo Awards is a first-of-its-kind Grammy-style event celebrating scientists for their tireless pursuit of cures and treatments that help people live better lives. This is not your typical award show. At the Halo Awards, the scientist is celebrity. 6 - 7pm: Cocktail Reception Science-inspired "edible"cocktails from James Beard-nominated and former Alinea/NEXT Chef Jenner Tomaska 7 - 8:45pm: Award Show Celebrating three of Chicago's "Heroes of Medicine" and 40 under 40 scientists leading the next generation of translational research Hosted by Lisa Allen of "The Mix" with seated dinner and featured performances by: - The Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra - Cancer researcher Tom Gajewski and his band of scientist rock stars - Cancer survivor Jenny Conlee of  The Decemberists and other actual rock stars 8:45 - 10pm: After-Party