Danny Thomas Lecture Series

All Danny Thomas Lectures are presented at noon in the St. Jude Auditorium unless otherwise noted.

 Date Presentation
 Apr 4 MS-based Proteomics as a 10-plex assay in cell biology
Steve Gygi, PhD, Harvard University
Host: Richard Kriwacki, PhD
 Apr 11 Resistance to BRAF inhibitors: shedding light on lineage specific mechanisms and opportunities for combination targeted therapy
Keith Flaherty, MD, Mass General Hospital
Host: Alberto Pappo, MD
 Apr 18 23rd ALLAN GRANOFF LECTURESHIP
The continuing threat of influenza: Allan Granoff’s approach
Robert Webster, PhD
Host: Charles Russell, PhD
 Apr 25 VINCE KIDD POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW MEMORIAL LECTURE
Emerging virus infections in children, what’s new?

Prof. A.D.M.E. Osterhaus, DVM, PhD
Host: Yiannis Drosos, PhD on behalf of the Postdoctoral Association
 May 2 CRISPR/Cas 9: from bacterial adaptive immunity to RNA programmable genome engineering
Emmanuelle Charpentier, PhD, Helmholtz Center for Infection Research
Host: Elaine Tuomanen, MD
 May 9 CHAIR'S FORUM
TBA
James Downing, MD
Host: William Evans, PharmD
 May 16 32nd CAMILLE SOURROUF ENDOWED LECTURE ON BIOETHICS AND MEDICAL HUMANITIES
The Breakdown of the Distinction between Research and Practice
Tom L. Baeuchamp, PhD, Georgetown University
Host: Arthur Nienhuis, MD
 May 23 TBA
Yue Xiong, PhD, University of North Carolina
Host: Leta Nutt, PhD
 May 30 OPEN
 Jun 6 CANCELLED
 Jun 13 TBA
Martin Eilers, PhD, Biozentrum der Univertitat Wurzburg
Host: Martine Roussel, PhD
 Jun 20 OPEN
 Jun 27 OPEN

 

To view online lectures, including selected Danny Thomas Lecture Series programs, go to Cure4Kids.

Cure4Kids, developed by the International Outreach Program of St. Jude Children' Research Hospital, provides online lectures about catastrophic illnesses in children, with an emphasis on pediatric oncology.