Embassy hosts Marie Curie Charity Gala
On December 7. 2011, the French Embassy in Washington DC hosted the Marie Curie Charity Gala, which officially launched the Marie Curie Campaign against cancer.
Mr. François Delattre, Ambassador of France to the United States, attended the event, as well as Prof. Claude Huriet, President of the Institut Curie, and many other distinguished guests.
The Gala concluded the 1st centennial of Marie Curie’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry, and celebrated the scientific collaboration between France and the United States that she started in 1921.
More information about the Marie Curie Campaign and the Institut Curie at http://www.mariecuriegala.org/
Check out photos of the event : http://www.mariecuriegala.org/gallery/Marie_Curie_Gala/Photos.html