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Dr. Jan Vilcek: Scientist, Philanthropist, Teacher

Jan Vilcek arrived in New York from the former Czechoslovakia in 1965 with the promise of a new beginning. He joined NYU Langone soon after, making groundbreaking discoveries in microbiology and immunology. Fifty years later, Jan is still contributing to scientific research while teaching the next generation of doctors. Dr. Jan Vilcek is Made for New York.