Events: Giblin Lecture


The Division of Child Neurology
The Department of Neurology
The Department of Pediatrics
The M.D. – Ph.D. Program
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
The NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

The Thirty-Second Annual Colleen Giblin Memorial Lecture
Autism in Tuberous Sclerosis: From Circuits to Treatments

Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD
Director, Translational Neuroscience Center
Director, Translational Research Program Boston Children’s Hospital

Professor, Department of Neurology
Harvard Medical School




Tuesday, April 4, 2017 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”
 2016: Marcus E. Raichle, MD
“The Restless Brain”