Research Day Recaps

2017 Photos | Video Overview | Focus on opioids: The Effectiveness of Suboxone Maintenance Treatment | Pain Management Interventions in Rural Jamaica | Pain Treatment Preferences in Healthy Students | Decreasing the Misuse and Abuse of Prescription-Based Opioids | Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs 

2016 Photos | Video | Effect of Temperature on Bloodstains| Evaluating Green Spaces or a Parks Prescription Program| Water Conservation Using Plasma

2015 Photos | Video - PT and OT Students Discuss Research | Video - Recent Grad Discusses Psychology Research

2014 Photos | Video | 6ABC Coverage

2013 Photos

2012 Video - Discover Research Day at USciences

2011 Photos | Video

2010 Photos | Video

2009 Photos | Video

Krantz Lecture Archives

Kim L.R. BrouwerResearch Day 2015: April 5

"Advancing Precision Medicine with the Science of Drug Transporters"

Kim L.R. Brouwer, PharmD, PhD


Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy; Kenan Distinguished Professor, School of Pharmacy and Curriculum in Toxicology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Julie Silver

Research Day 2016: April 6

"The Role of Prehabilitation and Rehabilitation in High-Quality Cancer Care"

Julie K. Silver, MD


Associate Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School and Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

Arthur L. Caplan, PhD

Research Day 2015: April 9

"The Ethics of Compassion―New Drugs, Desperate Patients, and Corporate and Government Responsibilities?"

Arthur L. Caplan, PhD, HonDSc'10

Drs. William F. and Virginia Connolly Mitty Chair;Director, Division of Medical Ethics, NYU Langone Medical Center

Michael S. Wolfe C'84, PhD

Research Day 2014: April 10

"Molecular Mechanisms of Alzheimer's Disease and the Road to Therapeutics"

Michael S. Wolfe C’84, PhD

Professor of Neurology,Harvard Medical School


Research Day 2013: April 18

"Integration of the Education and Research Missions: Optimizing Impact in Health Science Professions"

Robert A. Blouin, PharmD

Dean and Baughn and Nancy Bryson Distinguished Professor,The University of North Carolina,Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Dario Altieri

Research Day 2012: April 12

"Cancer Networks and Drug Discovery"

Dario Altieri, MD


Executive Vice President,Chief Scientific Officer,Robert and Penny Fox Distinguished ProfessorDirector, The Wistar Institute Cancer Center

Charles L. Bosk

Research Day 2011: April 14

Defending Rights or Defending Privileges: Research Ethics and Research Governance

Charles L. Bosk, PhD

Department of Medical Ethics, University of Pennsylvania

Donald Lollar

Research Day 2010: April 8

"Child and Youth Disability: Reforms and Challenges"

Donald Lollar, EdD


Director, Oregon Institute on Disability and Development

Andrew E. Mulberg

Research Day 2009: April 2

"Ethical and Medical Needs of Pediatric and Neonatal Clinical Trials: Current Challenges and Future Initiatives"

Andrew E. Mulberg, MD

Portfolio Leader, Internal Medicine, Established Products,Johnson and Johnson Pharmaceutical Research and Development

William Charles Sessa

Research Day 2008: April 24

"Insights into New Vascular Therapeutics"

William Charles Sessa, Jr., P;84, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology, Yale University School of Medicine

Stephen L. Mayo

Research Day 2007: April 19

"Protein Design at the Crossroads: Using Computation to Accelerate Discovery"

Stephen L. Mayo, PhD

Professor of Biology and Chemistry Investigator, Howard Hughs Medical Institute, California Institute of Technology

George PosteResearch Day 2006: April 20

"Genetics and Computing: The Drivers of Systems Biology, Molecular Medicine, and e.Health"

George Poste, DVM, PhD, DSc, LLD (Hon)

Director, The Biodesign Institute,Arizona State University

Jeffrey Lerner

Research Day 2005: April 21

"From Bench Science to Bedside: A Discussion on Evidence Based Practices"

Jeffrey Lerner, PhD

President and CEO of ECRI

William WelshResearch Day 2004: April 8

“Designing Drugs on the Computer”

William J. Welsh, PhD

Norman H. Edelman Endowed Professorship in Bioinformatics and Computer-Aided Molecular Design, Department of Pharmacology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Charles O'BrienResearch Day 2003: April 10

Charles O’Brien, MD, PhD

“Developing New Medications for the Treatment of Addictive Disorders”

Professor and Vice Chair of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania

2000: Leroy Hood | 1998: Robert Austrian |1997: Gertrude B. Elion | 1995: Frank D. Collins | 1994: Peter R. Blower | 1993: Karl Rickels | 1992: Leslie Z. Benet | 1991: Beverly S. Emanuel | 1990: Robert C. Gallo | 1989: Sir James W. Black | 1988: Julius Axelrod | 1987: George B. Koelle | 1986: Helmut F. Cascorbi | 1985: Philip Needleman | 1984: C. Jelleff Carr


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