2021 ASBMB Annual Meeting

ASBMB Award lectures

Kevin Campbell

Herbert Tabor Research Award

  • Kevin Campbell
  • University of Iowa

Lecture: Tuesday, April 27, 10 a.m.
Structural basis of dystroglycan function and the pathogenesis of muscular dystrophy

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Manajit Hayer-Hartl

ASBMB–Merck Award

  • Manajit Hayer-Hartl
  • Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry

Lecture: Tuesday, April 27, 10:30 a.m.
Cellular machineries devoted to rubisco — the most abundant enzyme

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Celia Schiffer

William C. Rose Award

  • Celia Schiffer
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School

Lecture: Wednesday, April 28, 10 a.m.
Constraining evolution → avoiding drug resistance: Lessons from viruses

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Carol Fierke

Mildred Cohn Award in Biological Chemistry

  • Carol Fierke
  • Texas A&M University

Lecture: Wednesday, April 28, 10:30 a.m.
Toolbox to evaluate biological function of histone deacetylases

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David Pagliarini

Earl and Thressa Stadtman Young Scholar Award

  • David Pagliarini
  • Morgridge Institute for Research

Lecture: Wednesday, April 28, 11 a.m.
Wiring the powerhouse: Systems-to-structure approaches for defining mitochondrial protein function

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Patricia Johnson

Alice and C.C. Wang Award in Molecular Parasitology

  • Patricia Johnson
  • University of California, Los Angeles

Lecture: Wednesday, April 28, 2:15 p.m.
Host parasite interactions between the sexually-transmitted parasite trichomonas vaginalis and its human host

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Edward Dennis

Bert and Natalie Vallee Award in Biomedical Science

  • Edward Dennis
  • University of California, San Diego

Lecture: Thursday, April 29, 10 a.m.
Enzyme hydrophobic sites and allosteric membrane interactions regulate signaling and mediators of inflammation

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Yang Zhang

Delano Award for Computational Biosciences

  • Yang Zhang
  • University of Michigan

Lecture: Thursday, April 29, 10:30 a.m.
Towards the solution of the protein structure prediction problem

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Jean Schaffer

Avanti Award in Lipids

  • Jean Schaffer
  • Joslin Diabetes Center at Harvard University

Lecture: Thursday, April 29, 11 a.m.
Death by lipids: Role of non-coding RNAs in metabolic stress

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Paul N. Black

Award for Exemplary Contributions to Education

  • Paul N. Black
  • University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Lecture: Thursday, April 29, 11:45 a.m.
A revolution in biochemistry education informed by basic research to meet the demands of 21st century career paths

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Lizabeth Allison

Ruth Kirschstein Diversity in Science Award

  • Lizabeth Allison
  • College of William & Mary

Lecture: Friday, April 30, 10 a.m.
Getting there: Thyroid hormone receptor intracellular trafficking

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Jeremy Baskin

Walter A. Shaw Young Investigator Award in Lipid Research

  • Jeremy Baskin
  • Cornell University

Lecture: Friday, April 30, 10:30 a.m.
Chemical tools that IMPACT phospholipid signaling

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Natalia Jura

ASBMB Early-Career Leadership Award

  • Natalia Jura
  • University of California, San Francisco

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Anita Corbett

ASBMB Mid-Career Leadership Award

  • Anita Corbett
  • Emory University

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