Past Speaker - Goodman Lecture

Date Speaker Topic
2014 Robert J. Lefkowitz, MD
James B. Duke Professor of Medicine
Investigator of Howard Hughes Medical Institute

"Seven Transmembrane Receptors"

2013 Alexander D. MacKerell Jr., Ph.D.
Grollman-Glick Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Maryland
"Toward opioid analgesics with decreased adverse side effects: From ligand-based to GPCR-based computer-aided drug design:
2012 Susan G. Amara, Ph.D.
Thomas Detre Professor and Chair
Department of Neurobiology
University of Pittsburgh
"A new take on uptake: neurotransmitter transporters and the activation of cellular signaling pathways by amphetamines"
2012 David J. Mangelsdorf, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacology
Investigator, HHMI
Beatrice and Miguel Elias Distinguished Chair in Biomedical Science
University of Texas SW Medical Center
"Nuclear Receptors, FGFs and Metabolism"
2010 David E. Clapman, M.D., Ph.D.
Aldo R. Castaneda Professor of Cardiovascular Research
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Harvard Medical School
"Navigating through Ion Channels"
Dorothee Kern, Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry
Brandeis University

"The choreography of an enzyme's dance"
Brian Kobilka, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Molecular and Cellular Physiology
Stanford University, CA

Structure and Dynamics of the Beta 2 Adrenergic Receptor
2007 Keith Yamamoto, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology
Executive Vice Dean, School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
How a Single Regulatory Factor Can Specify Complex Transcription Networks
2006 David Julius, Ph.D.
Professor & Vice Chair
Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology
University of California, San Francisco
From Peppers to Peppermints: Molecular Insights into Somatosensation and Pain
2005 Richard H. Goodman, M.D., Ph.D.
Director & Senior Scientist,
The Vollum Institute, OHSU,
Portland, OR
CREB Control of Gene Networks - Time for a New Model?
2004 Joan Heller Brown, Ph.D.
Chair and Professor of Pharmacology
University of California, San Diego
G-proteins, Ca2+ and CaMKII Signaling to Cardiomyocyte Growth and Apoptosis
2003 Jeffery W. Kelly, Ph.D.
Lita Annenberg Hazen Professor of Chemistry, The Department of Chemistry, The Scripps Research Institute, The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, La Jolla, CA
Understanding the Energetics of Amyloidosis and Manipulating the Landscape with Small Molecules and Trans-Suppression to Prevent Disease

Arvid Carlsson, M.D.
2000 Nobel Prize Recipientfor Physiology or Medicine,
Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

The Paradigm Shift in Brain Research from "Sparks to "Soup" and Its Impact on Neurology and Psychiatry
2000 Lee E. Limbird, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair of Biomedical Sciences
Vice President for Research, Meharry Medical College

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Signaling Specificity of G Protein-Coupled Receptors: The Importance of Location
1999 Donald Coffey, Ph.D.
The Catherine Iola and J. Smith Michael Distinguished Professor of Urology
Professor of Oncology and Pharmacology
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Science, Creativity, and Human Destiny
1998 William A. Catterall, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of Pharmacology
University of Washington
Structure, Function and Molecular Pharmacology of Voltage-gated Sodium Channels
1996 Alfred Goodman Gilman, M.D., Ph.D., D.Sc. (Hon.)
Atticus James Gill, M.D. Chair in Medical Science
Nadine and Tom Craddick Distinguished Chair in Medical Science
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, TX
G Proteins and Regulation of Adenylyl Cy