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.

2018 Kremers Memorial Lecture
Leadership, Possibilities, and Pharmacists’ Value in Patient Care

Marie Chisholm-Burns, PharmD, MPH, MBA, FCCP, FASHP, FAST - Kremers Lecture speakerSpeaker: Marie Chisholm-Burns, PharmD, MPH, MBA, FCCP, FASHP, FAST
Dean and Professor, College of Pharmacy
Professor of Surgery, College of Medicine
University of Tennessee

February 27 – 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Health Sciences Learning Center, Room 1306


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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