On Thursday, December 8 at 4 p.m., Laura L. Kiessling, Ph.D., from the Department of Chemistry at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will be giving the 4th Annual Lillian Shutter, M.D., Memorial Lecture in the Vollum Auditorium. Dr. Kiessling’s presentation will be on, “Sending Signals from Surface: New Strategies for Stem Cell Propagation and Differentiation.” A reception will follow in the Richard Jones Hall Atrium Lobby.
Questions? Contact Julie Walvatne in the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology.
About the Lecture Series
Lillian Shutter, M.D., was a member of the class of 1932 of the University of Oregon School of Medicine, now the OHSU School of Medicine. She had a distinguished career in medicine in California and wrote numerous articles on the effects of various drug regimens on different therapy modalities. During her lifetime, Dr. Shutter established the Shutter Memorial Scholarship Fund in memory of her mother, who inspired her to go to medical school. Funds from Dr. Shutter’s estate were designated to support an annual lectureship in the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology.