Shu Chien University of California, San Diego
Physiology in Perspective: The Walter B. Cannon Award Lecture
This is the Societys highest award and is presented to an outstanding physiological scientist.
Lecture Presentation: Cytoskeletal Abnormalities on April 11, 2003.
Paul Kubes University of Calgary
The Henry Pickering Bowditch Lecture
This Lectureship is designed to recognize the research promise of an APS member under 42 years of age. The awardee is acknowledged for original and outstanding accomplishments in the field of physiology. Lecture Presentation: Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Leukocyte Recruitment in the Microcirculation on April 12, 2003.
Linda MacDonald Glenn, LL.M. American Medical Association
The Walter C. Randall Lecture on Biomedical Ethics
The Randall Lectureship, sponsored by the APS and Taylor University, promotes integrity in sciences, especially to students in training, and otherwise fosters the highest ethical standards in biomedical research, publication, teaching and interaction with the public sector.
Lecture Presentation: When Pigs Fly?: Ethical and Legal Issues in Transgenics and the Creation of Chimeras on April 14, 2003.
Recipients of these Distinguished Lectureships are chosen by the 12 APS Disciplinary Sections as outstanding contributors and representatives of the best research within their field. Awardees actively participate in the Experimental Biology meeting presenting their lectures and meeting with graduate and postdoctoral students during the meeting.