32nd Annual John C. Krantz, Jr., Distinguished Lecture and Research Day

Thursday, April 04, 2019

The John C. Krantz, Jr., Distinguished Lecture was established in 1984 in honor and memory of John Christian Krantz, Jr., PhD, who was the chairman of the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine from 1932 to 1965. Dr. Krantz served 13 years as a member of the board of trustees. Through the annual lecture, the University continues to honor Dr. Krantz’s distinguished career, humanitarianism and his positive influence on generations of physicians and medical scientists.

This year's lecture will be presented by Colleen L. Barry, PhD, Co-Director, Center for Mental Health and Addiction Policy Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and is entitled "Confronting Stigma to Respond to the Opioid Crisis".


10 to 11 a.m. - 32nd Annual John C. Krantz, Jr., Distinguished Lecture
11 a.m. to 12 p.m. - Reception
1 to 3 p.m. - Student & Faculty Research Poster Presentations

This event is free to attend. Please visit our website for more information.

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