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Research Day and Krantz Lecture Archives


Research Day 2021

March 30-April 1, 2021

Research Day 2019

April 4, 2019

Krantz Lecture

"Confronting Stigma to Respond to the Opioid Crisis"
-- Presented by Colleen L. Barry, PhD, Co-Director, Center for Mental Health and Addiction Policy Research, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Colleen L. Barry, PhD



Research Day 2018

April 5, 2018

Krantz Lecture

"The Discovery of Sofosbuvir and How HCV Was Cured"
-- Presented by Michael J. Sofia, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer, Arbutus Biopharma, Inc.

Michael J. Sofia, PhD


Research Day 2017

April 6, 2017

Krantz Lecture

"Advancing Precision Medicine with the Science of Drug Transporters"
-- Presented by Kim L.R. Brouwer, PharmD, PhD

Kim L.R. Brouwer, PharmD, PhD



Research Day 2016

April 7, 2016

Krantz Lecture

"The Role of Prehabilitation and Rehabilitation in High-Quality Cancer Care"
-- Presented by Julie K. Silver, MD

Julie K. Silver, MD



Research Day 2015

April 9, 2015

Krantz Lecture

"The Ethics of Compassion―New Drugs, Desperate Patients, and Corporate and Government Responsibilities?"
-- Presented by Arthur L. Caplan, PhD, HonDSc'10

Arthur L. Caplan, PhD, HonDSc'10



Research Day 2014

April 10, 2014

Krantz Lecture

"Molecular Mechanisms of Alzheimer's Disease and the Road to Therapeutics"
-- Presented by Michael S. Wolfe C’84, PhD

Michael S. Wolfe C’84, PhD



Research Day 2013

April 18, 2013

Krantz Lecture

"Integration of the Education and Research Missions: Optimizing Impact in Health Science Professions"
-- Presented by Robert A. Blouin, PharmD

Robert A. Blouin, PharmD



Research Day 2012

April 12, 2012

Krantz Lecture

"Cancer Networks and Drug Discovery"
-- Presented by Dario Altieri, MD

Dario Altieri, MD



Research Day 2011

April 14, 2011

Krantz Lecture

"Defending Rights or Defending Privileges: Research Ethics and Research Governance"
-- Presented by Charles L. Bosk, PhD

Charles L. Bosk, PhD



Research Day 2010

April 8, 2010

Krantz Lecture

"Child and Youth Disability: Reforms and Challenges"
-- Presented by Donald Lollar, EdD

Donald Lollar, EdD



Research Day 2009

April 2, 2009

Krantz Lecture

"Ethical and Medical Needs of Pediatric and Neonatal Clinical Trials: Current Challenges and Future Initiatives"
-- Presented by Andrew E. Mulberg, MD

Andrew E. Mulberg, MD



Research Day 2008

April 24, 2008

Krantz Lecture

"Insights into New Vascular Therapeutics"



Research Day 2007

April 19, 2007

Krantz Lecture

"Protein Design at the Crossroads: Using Computation to Accelerate Discovery"
-- Presented by Stephen L. Mayo, PhD

Stephen L. Mayo, PhD



Research Day 2006

April 20, 2006

Krantz Lecture

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



Research Day 2005

April 21, 2005

Krantz Lecture

"From Bench Science to Bedside: A Discussion on Evidence Based Practices"
-- Presented by Jeffrey Lerner, PhD

Jeffrey Lerner, PhD



Research Day 2004

April 8, 2004

Krantz Lecture

"Designing Drugs on the Computer"
-- Presented by William J. Welsh, Ph

William J. Welsh, PhD



Research Day 2003

April 10, 2003

Krantz Lecture

"Developing New Medications for the Treatment of Addictive Disorder"
-- Presented by Charles O'Brien, MD, PhD

Charles O'Brien, MD, PhD



Previous Krantz Lecture speakers

  • 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 Axelrodo
  • 1987: George B. Koelle
  • 1986: Helmut F. Cascorbi
  • 1985: Philip Needleman
  • 1984: C. Jelleff Carr


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