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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 University of Iowa faculty, staff, students and the public. A list of previous speakers is located here. A printer-friendly seminar schedule for 2016-2017 is here. Most seminars are recorded and can be viewed by University of Iowa faculty, staff and students online.
Wendell Lim, PhDInvestigator, Howard Hughes Medical InstituteProfessor and Chair, Department of Cellular and Molecular PharmacologyDirector, University of California San Francisco Center for Systems and Synthetic BiologyCo-Sponsored by the Department of Microbiology Michael A. Apicella Endowed Lecture and the Department of Biochemistry
Thursday, September 15, 20164:00-5:00 pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Robert Lefkowitz, MD 2012 Nobel Prize in ChemistryJames B. Duke Professor of MedicineProfessor of Pathology and BiochemistryDuke University School of MedicineCo-Sponsored by the Department of Pharmacology Michael J. Brody Memorial Lecture
Wednesday, October 5, 20161:00-2:00 pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Barbara Kahn, MDVice Chair of Research Strategy, Department of MedicineGeorge R. Minot Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical SchoolSenior Associate Member, the Broad Institute of MIT and HarvardCo-Sponsored by the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center
Thursday, November 17, 20164:00-5:00pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Thursday, February 16, 20174:00-5:00pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Carl June, MDDirector, Translational Research ProgramRichard W. Vague Professor in ImmunotherapyAbramson Family Cancer Research InstituteUniversity of Pennsylvania Perelman School of MedicineCo-Sponsored by the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
Thursday, March 9, 20174:00-5:00pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Thursday, April 6, 20174:00-5:00 pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
Doris Tsao, MD, PhDInvestigator, Howard Hughes Medical InstituteProfessor of BiologyCalifornia Institute of TechnologyCo-Sponsored by the Department of Neurology and the Ramon and Victoria Lim Medical Science Lecture
Monday, May 1, 201712:30-1:30 pmPrem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)
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