Department of Pharmacology Seminars
The Department of Pharmacology hosts a speaker each Monday of the academic year at 12:00 Noon. This series features prominent scientists from throughout the country and world in addition to established investigators selected from Penn's outstanding faculty, who present their latest research on a broad range of pharmacology related topics. We encourage all interested faculty, students, and staff to attend. For more information, please contact Kathleen McGlade by phone at 215-898-1184 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Pharmacology Seminar Series:
View Spring 2014Schedule (pdf, 84k)
The Special Lectureships were established to honor distinguished and illustrious faculty of the Department of Pharmacology. Each spring, three renowned scientists are invited to the School of Medicine to speak on topics of wide-ranging interest. The seminars are designed to further faculty/student interactions and to promote Pharmacology within the School of Medicine.
|The Dolan Boyd Pritchett Memorial Lecture [view description] (html)|
February 28, 2014
|Joseph L. Goldstein, M.D.
UT Southwest Medical Center
A Century of Cholesterol Research: From Plaques to Genes to Statins
|The Christian J. Lambertsen Honorary Lecture [view description] (html)|
April 7, 2014
|Hal Dietz, M.D.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
The Extracellular Matrix in Homeostatic, Autoimmune and Fibrotic Disease Processes
|The Carl F. Schmidt Honorary Lecture [view description] (html)|
|Richard A. Flavell, Ph.D., F.R.S.
Yale University School of Medicine
Inflammasome in health, dybiosis and disease