Marsh Lecture

The Marsh Lecture is given by other renowned scientists who share their expertise and establish collaborations with Feinstein Institute investigators.

The next lecture is scheduled for Wednesday, March 30, 2016 and will be held at the Goldman International Conference Center in the Feinstein Institute. More details regarding this year’s Marsh Lecture event will be posted shortly.

List of Speakers from past Lectures:

2013 – Jeffrey M. Friedman, MD, PhD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Rockefeller University
“Leptin and the Neural Circuit Regulating Food Intake and Body Weight”

2012 – Tadatsuga Taniguchi, PhD
Project Professor, Univeristy of Tokyo
“The regulation of signaling pathways and gene Expression in cytokine-mediated immune responses”

2012 – Michael P. Stryker, PhD
Department of Physiology, University of California
“Rewiring the Brain: Mechanisms of Competition, Plasticity and Recovery of Function in the Mammalian Cortex”

2011 – Ralph M. Steinman, MD
“Vaccines that Mobilize Dendritic Cells”

2010 – Klas Karre, MD, PhD
Professor of Molecular Immunology; Chairman, Nobel Prize Committee for Medicine and Physiology
“Inflammatory Diseases Regulated by T-bet”

2010 – Laurie M. Glimcher, MD
Irene Heinz Given Professor of Immunology, Harvard Medical School
“Inflammatory Diseases Regulated by T-bet”

2009 – Fred H. Gage, PhD
Professor and Vi and John Adler Chair of Research, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
“Mammalian Innate Immune System”

2009 – Shizuo Akira, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Host Defence, Osaka University
“Mammalian Innate Immune System”

2008 – Richard P. Lifton, MD, PhD
Sterling Professor of Genetics, Yale University
“Genes for Heart, Kidney and Bone Disease: New Insight from Human Genetic Studies”

2007 – Elizabeth Blackburn, PhD
Morris Herzstein Professor of Biology and Physiology, University of California, San Francisco
“Telomeres and Telomerase in Human Health and Disease”

2006 – Charles A. Dinarello, MD
Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine
“IL-32, A New Proinflammatory Cytokine and Possible Agonist in Disease”

2005 – Jan Andersson, MD
Professor of Immunology, Karolinska Institute
“The Role of Regulatory T Cells in the Pathogenesis of HIV”