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.

2016 Kremers Memorial Lecture
March 29, 2016 – 12:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Lecture in Rennebohm Hall 2002 & 2006
Luncheon in Rennebohm Hall Commons

Speaker: H.W. “Ted” Matthews, Ph.D., R.Ph.
Senior Vice President for Health Sciences
Dean of the College of Pharmacy, Mercer University


Louis W. Busse Lecture Series

2016 Busse Lectures:

  • Nanomedicine 101 & 102
    April 7, 2016 – 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
    Room 2006, Rennebohm Hall, School of Pharmacy
  • Transport Oncophysics
    April 8, 2016 – 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
    Room 2006, Rennebohm Hall, School of Pharmacy

Speaker: Maura Ferrari, PhD
President and CEO, Ernest Cockrell
Jr. Presidential Distinguished Chair, Houston Methodist Research Institute
(Host: Prof. Sandro Mecozzi)


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.

2016 C.R. Huchinson Lecture:
Assembly Line Biosynthesis of Polyketide Antibiotics
October 14, 2016 – 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Room 2006, Rennebohm Hall, School of Pharmacy

Dr. Charles BooneSpeaker: Prof. Charles Boone, PhD
Professor
Canada Research Chair
Banting and Best Department of Medical Research
University of Toronto