Join The Lacks Family as we commemorate the culmination of the 70th year since Henrietta Lacks’ HeLa cells changed the world and her untimely death on October 4, 1951.
The Lacks Family invites you to honor Henrietta Lacks’ legacy in person in Baltimore, MD, or virtually online.
As we countdown to our annual family-led conference, visit this page for program updates registration announcements.
Join us now as we close out the
70th Anniversary of Henrietta Lacks' HeLa Cells
from September 30, October 1, 2, 3 to culminate on October 4
Meet Henrietta’s family, learn about their work to honor her legacy, and how you can contribute to CELLebrate Henrietta.
Tour Baltimore's Turner Station the beloved African American enclave and visit Henrietta’s home with the Lacks Family.
Experience Helen Wilson-Roe’s A Brush With Immortality art exhibit and The Lacks Family Collection of artifacts.
Meet and learn from experts while earning Continuing Education Units (CEU) or Continuing Education Credits (CEC).
Toast Henrietta’s impact at the CELLebration to honor her love for family, friends, fun and of course the color red!
End the week on a high note at the Closing CELLebration Gospel Brunch honoring Henrietta’s soul-inspiring legacy and faith.