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We are pleased to announce that the 2021 A.L. Chapman Keynote Research Lecture will feature, Dr. Randy Schekman.

A.L. ChapmanA.L. Chapman Keynote Research Lecture

The A.L. Chapman Lecture series was created in honor of  A.L. Chapman, Professor Emeritus of Anatomy & Cell Biology and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Emeritus.


Dr. Randy Schekman

Dr. Randy Schekman will be the Keynote Speaker of this year's Student Research Forum (SRF). A Nobel Laureate, he received the prize for Physiology or Medicine in 2013 for his work on cell membrane trafficking. Dr. Schekman is a Howard Hughes Institute Investigator and a Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology at the University of California at Berkeley. He has previously served as Editor-in-Chief of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences as well as the founding Editor-in-Chief of eLife. Dr. Schekman will give his Keynote Address on April 8th, 2021 at 3 PM CT.

The honorary speaker for the 2022 A.L. Chapman Keynote Research Lecture will be announced after the 2021 Forum. 

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