Named Lecture Series

The School of Pharmacy is proud to host a series of exceptional lectures bringing world class researchers and educators to deliver lectures and engage in scientific discourse.

Kremers Lecture

The Kremers Memorial Lecture has been sponsored yearly by the Eta Chapter of the Rho Chi Society since 1950. The annual lecturer is a scientist and educator, or a creative leader in the health sciences.

2017 Kremers Memorial Lecture
Being a leader (without being in charge)
Speaker: Dr. Jean Nappi, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS
Professor, Clinical Pharmacy and Outcome Sciences
Professor, Medical University of South Carolina

April 4, 2017 – 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Lecture in Rennebohm Hall 2002 & 2006


Louis W. Busse Lecture Series

2017-18 Busse Lectures:

  • Sept 14-15, 2017
    Speaker: Allen S. Hoffman
    Department of Bioengineering
    University of Washington, Seattle
    (Host: Prof. Glen Kwon)
  • May 4, 2018
    Speaker: Simon J.L. Billinge, PhD
    Professor, Materials Science & Engineering, Applied Physics & Applied Mathematics
    Columbia University
    (Host: Prof. Lian Yu)

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Rennebohm Lecture Series

2016 Rennebohm Lecture Series:

  • Genetic Control of Programmed Cell Death in Animal Development and Human Disease
    April 27, 2016 – 4:00 pm
    Room 2006, Rennebohm Hall, School of Pharmacy
  • Genes, Neurons, Circuits and Behavior: Aspects of C. elegans Nervous System Development and Function
    April 28, 2016 – 2:00 pm
    Signe Skott Cooper Hall Auditorium, School of Nursing

Speaker: H. Robert Horvitz, PhD
Nobel Prize Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, 2002
David H. Koch Profession of Biology, MIT

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C.R. Hutchinson Lecture

The C. Richard Hutchinson Lecture is intended to celebrate and recognize careers dedicated to contemporary research and major advances in natural product discovery and development.

2017 C.R. Huchinson Lecture:
October 27, 2017
Speaker: William Gerwick, PhD
Scripps Institute of Oceanography
Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of California, San Diego (Bugni Host)

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