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The Distinguished Biomedical Scholars Lecture Series features top-tier scientists and physicians performing high-impact research in a variety of areas.
Most Lectures, with few exceptions, will be held on the third Thursday of each month beginning in September. The seminars will be of broad interest and are open to all CCOM faculty, staff and students. A list of previous speakers is located here. A printer-friendly seminar schedule for 2014-2015 is here. Most seminars are recorded and can be viewed by University of Iowa faculty, staff and students.
Steven McKnight, PhDDistinguished Chair in Basic Biomedical ResearchSam G. Winstead and F. Andrew Bell Distinguished Chair in BiochemistryUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterCo-Sponsored by the Department of Radiation Oncology and the Free Radical and Radiation Biology Program
Thursday, September 18, 20144:00-5:00 pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Ardem Patapoutian, PhD Professor of Cell BiologyDorris Neuroscience CenterThe Scripps Research Institute
Director of Discovery ResearchGenomics Institute, Novartis Research FoundationCo-Sponsored by the Department of Pharmacology Michael J. Brody Memorial Lecture
Thursday, October 16, 20144:00-5:00 pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Evan Eichler, PhDInvestigator, Howard Hughes Medical InstituteProfessor of Genome SciencesUniversity of WashingtonCo-Sponsored by the Iowa Institute of Human Genetics
Thursday, November 20, 20144:00-5:00pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Solomon Snyder, MDUniversity Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience, Pharmacology and PsychiatryJohns Hopkins UniversityCo-Sponsored by the Medical Scientist Training Program
RESCHEDULED TO NOVEMBER 19, 2015 Thursday, February 19, 20154:00-5:00 pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Marc Montminy, MD, PhDProfessor, Clayton Foundation Laboratories for Peptide BiologyJ.W. Kieckhefer Foundation ChairSalk Institute for Biological StudiesCo-Sponsored by the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center and the Obesity Research and Education Initiative
Thursday, March 26, 20154:00-5:00pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Eric Olson, PhDAnnie and Willie Nelson Professorship in Stem Cell ResearchPogue Distinguished Chair in Research on Cardiac Birth DefectsThe Robert A. Welch Distinguished Chair in ScienceProfessor and Chairman, Department of Molecular BiologyUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterCo-Sponsored by the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center
Thursday, April 9, 20154:00-5:00 pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Stanley Hazen, MD, PhDChair, Department of Cellular and Molecular MedicineVice Chair, Lerner Research InstituteCleveland ClinicCo-Sponsored by the Department of Internal Medicine and the François M. Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center
Thursday, May 21, 20154:00-5:00 pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
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