Leslie Benet, 2006
courtesy Christine Krieg Photography
The Transporter: Dr. Les Benet and the Evolution of the Biopharmaceutical Sciences at UCSF, 1965-2015.
Conducted by Paul Burnett in 2014, Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of
California, Berkeley, 2015.
Dr. Leslie Benet is Professor and former Chair of the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences, in the Schools of Pharmacy and Medicine, University of California San Francisco. Over his 50-year career, he has published over five hundred articles and six books, has written eleven patents, and founded four companies. He has served as a board member, adviser and consultant for numerous government agencies, corporations, professional associations, and scientific societies, and has received dozens of honors and awards from many universities and professional associations.
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