Events: Giblin Lecture


The Division of Child Neurology
The Department of Neurology
The Department of Pediatrics
College of Physicians & Surgeons of Columbia University
The New York-Presbyterian Hospital

The Thirty-first Annual Colleen Giblin Memorial Lecture
The Restless Brain

Marcus E. Raichle, M.D.
Alan A. & Edith L. Wolff Distinguished Professor in Medicine
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
Washington University School of Medicine



Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 4:30 PM

Neurological Institute of New York
Alumni Auditorium, 1st Floor
710 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032

List of Past Awardees and Lecturers

Giblin Lecture, Darell D. Bigner, M.D., Ph.D.1986: Darell D. Bigner, M.D., Ph.D.
“What Does the Scientific Revolution in Molecular and Cellular Biology Mean to the Clinician Treating Patients with Brain Tumors”
Giblin Lecture, Robert A. Weinberg, Ph.D.1987: Robert A. Weinberg, Ph.D.
“Oncogenes & Anti-Oncogenes”
Giblin Lecture, Bengt Westermark, Ph.D.1988: Bengt Westermark, Ph.D.
“Growth Factors and Oncogenes in Human Malignant Glioma”
Giblin Lecture, Webster K. Cavenee, Ph.D.1989: Webster K. Cavenee, Ph.D.
“Recessive Oncogenes in Human Tumor Predis-position and Progression”
Giblin Lecture, J. Michael Bishop, M.D.1990: J. Michael Bishop, M.D.
“Oncogenes: Bench to Bedside”
Giblin Lecture, Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.1991: Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D.
“Molecular Genetics of Neurofibromatosis”
Giblin Lecture, Kay E. Davies, M.A., DPhil1992: Kay E. Davies, M.A., DPhil
“Molecular Analysis of the Fragile-X Syndrome”
Giblin Lecture, Bert Vogelstein, M.D.1993: Bert Vogelstein, M.D.
“Genetic Basis of Human Cancer”
Giblin Lecture, R. Michael Blaese, M.D.1994: R. Michael Blaese, M.D.
“Progress in Gene Therapy”
Giblin Lecture, James F. Gusella, Ph.D.1995: James F. Gusella, Ph.D.
“The Power of Merlin”
Giblin Lecture, Yosef Shiloh, Ph.D.1996: Yosef Shiloh, Ph.D.
“Molecular Genetics of Ataxia-Telangiectasia: Broader Implications for Cancer Research”
Giblin Lecture, Huda Y. Zoghbi, M.D.1997: Huda Y. Zoghbi, M.D.
“The Rise of Repeats and the Fall of Neurons: Implications for Pathogenesis”
Giblin Lecture, Hugo W. Moser, M.D.1998: Hugo W. Moser, M.D.
“Genetics, Pathogenesis and Therapy of Adrenoleuko-dystrophy and Other Perioxisomal Disorders”
Giblin Lecture, Judah Folkman, M.D.1999: Judah Folkman, M.D.
“Angiogenic Research: Experimental & Clinical Studies”
Giblin Lecture, Christopher A. Walsh, M.D., Ph.D.2000: Christopher A. Walsh, M.D., Ph.D.
“Scrambling, Doubling, and Disabling the Human Brain: Genes Required for Cerebral Cortical Development”
Giblin Lecture, Joseph J. Volpe, M.D.2001: Joseph J. Volpe, M.D.
“Brain Injury in the Premature Infant – From Pathogenesis to Prevention”
Giblin Lecture, Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Ph.D.2002: Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Ph.D.
“Telomerase, Cell Proliferation and Cell Death”
Giblin Lecture, Gideon Dreyfuss, Ph.D.2003: Gideon Dreyfuss, Ph.D.
“The Survival of Motor Neurons Complex: An Assembly Machine for Ribonucleoprotein Particles”
Giblin Lecture, Scott L. Pomeroy, M.D., Ph.D.2004: Scott L. Pomeroy, M.D., Ph.D.
“Using Genomics to Identify Molecular Therapeutic Targets in Central Nervous System Embryonal Tumors”
Giblin Lecture, Kevin P. Campbell, Ph.D.2005: Kevin P. Campbell, Ph.D.
“Molecular Pathogenesis of Muscular Dystrophy with Brain Malformations”
Giblin Lecture, Tom Curran, Ph.D.2006: Tom Curran, Ph.D.
“Pediatric Brain Tumors: Promise & Problems Targeting the Sonic Hedgehog Pathway”
Giblin Lecture, Michael Greenberg, Ph.D.2007: Michael Greenberg, Ph.D.
Professor of Neurology at Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA will be giving the lecture on Tuesday, October 2, 2007.
Giblin Lecture, Robert B. Darnell, MD, Ph.D.2008: Robert B. Darnell, M.D., Ph.D.
“Brain Disease Aprés DNA: The Emerging Role of RNA”
Giblin Lecture, Douglas C. Wallace, Ph.D.2009: Douglas C. Wallace, Ph.D.
“A Mitochondrial Paradigm for Metabolic and Degenerative Disease, Cancer and Aging: Why Do We Still have a Mitochondrial DNA?”
Giblin Lecture, Thomas M. Jessell, Ph.D.2010: Thomas M. Jessell, Ph.D.
“The Ins and Outs of Spinal Motor Control”
Giblin Lecture, Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D.2011: Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D.
“Development of the Brain’s Functional Network Architecture”
Giblin Lecture, Bradley L. Schlaggar, M.D., Ph.D.2012: Adrian Krainer, Ph.D.
“Targeted Modulation of Alternative Splicing as a Therapeutic Strategy”

Tein2013: Ingrid Tein, M.D.
“Quenching Prometheus’ Fire: the Impact of Fatty Acid Oxidation Defects”
2014: Francesco Muntoni, FRCPCH, FMedSci
“On the Path to a Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Therapy”

 2015: Joseph G. Gleeson, MD
“Treating the Untreatable: Genetic Investigation of Pediatric Brain Disease”