Join us April 17-19 for the BioLogos national conference, Faith & Science 2024, as we explore God’s Word and God’s World together!

Featured speaker Praveen Sethupathy

Science & the Journey to Faith

Date and Time:February 21, 2024 — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST
Organizer:BioLogos in partnership with the L. Russ Bush Center for Faith and Culture

You’re invited to join us on Feb. 21 at 6pm for dinner and a live recording event of BioLogo’s Language of God Podcast  with BioLogos board member, Praveen Sethupathy, Professor of Biomedical Sciences and Director of the Center for Vertebrate Genomics at Cornell University, in conversation with guest Molly Worthen, associate professor of history at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a freelance journalist.

“Molly Worthen was a well known historian, specializing in United States religious history. Her book, Apostles of Reason: The Crisis of Authority in American Evangelicalism was a critical appraisal of Evangelism’s lack of centralized authority and the conflicts that ensue from that. But then in an interesting twist, she herself converted to Christianity, after long exploratory conversations with people like Tim Keller and Francis Collins. Also important to her faith journey was Praveen Sethupathy, who himself converted to Christianity from his Hindu upbringing. In this conversation we will explore these faith journeys.

Language of God is a podcast produced by BioLogos that explores issues related to science and Christian faith, featuring the voices of experts & thinkers, scientists & theologians, and stories from people who are finding a harmony between faith and science.”

“This event is sponsored by BioLogos and hosted by the L. Russ Bush Center for Faith and Culture.”

Featured speaker

Praveen Sethupathy

Praveen Sethupathy

Praveen is a Professor of Biomedical Sciences and Director of the Center for Vertebrate Genomics at Cornell University, where he directs a research lab focused on genome-scale and molecular approaches to understand human health and disease. He received his BA degree from Cornell University and his PhD in Genomics from the University of Pennsylvania. After completing a post-doctoral fellowship at the National Human Genome Research Institute under the mentorship of Dr. Francis Collins, he moved in 2011 to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Genetics. The same year he was selected by Genome Technology as one of the nation’s top 25 rising young investigators in genomics. In 2017, he returned to Cornell University as an Associate Professor and was promoted to Full Professor in 2022. Praveen has authored over 125 peer-reviewed publications and has served as a reviewer for 50 different scientific journals. Recent honors include the prestigious American Diabetes Association Pathway To Stop Diabetes Research Accelerator and the Boehringer Ingelheim Research Mentor Award. Praveen has been an invited speaker for the Veritas Forum, has served on the advisory board for the AAAS Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion, and serves on the Board of Directors for BioLogos. He lives in Brooktondale, NY with his wife and three children.