Lecture Series

The department is proud to host several endowed lectureships.

Generous endowments set up by the respective families have allowed the department to invite world renowned scientists to spend time with our faculty, students, and fellows, and to present seminars each year.

  • Anne and Harold Brody Memorial Lecture
    Brody lecturers are selected for their contributions to science in general and neuroscience in particular, their practice of medicine, and their community leadership.
  • Peter A. Nickerson Honorary Lecture
    The late Peter A. Nickerson, PhD, was a UB professor who taught for nearly 50 years in the Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences.
  • Kornel L. Terplan Memorial Lecture
    Kornel L. Terplan was Professor and Chairman of the Department of Pathology for nearly thirty years (1933-1960). He guided the Department through difficult times prior to and during World War II.