George Lyman Duff Memorial Lecture

Updated:Dec 16,2013

Sponsored by the Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology

The George Lyman Duff Memorial Lecture was established in 1956 by the Society for the Study of Arteriosclerosis in memory of Dr. Duff, a founding member and past president of the society. Dr. Duff was one of Canada’s most distinguished pathologists and medical educators.

The Duff Lecture is one of three ATVB named lectures presented annually at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions.  Honorees are selected by ATVB Council leadership and are invited to present a lecture on a topic of their choice.

 

Current Awardee:
2013Edward Fisher, MD, PhD,FAHA
 
Past honorees are as follows:
1957William Boyd, M.D.
1958George E. Walkerlin, Ph.D., M.D.
1959Paul Dudley White, M.D.
1960Howard B. Sprague, M.D.
1961Don W. Fawcett, M.D.
1962Eugene M. Landis, M.D.
1963Oscar D. Ratnoff, M.D.
1964Frank  Mason Sones, J.r, M.D.
1965John W Gofman, M.D.
1966Stuart Bondurant, M.D.
1967Ancel Keys, Ph.D.
1968Irvine H. Page, M.D.
1969Edward H. Ahrens, Jr., M.D.
1970Louis N. Katz, M.D.
1971Theodore Cooper, M.D.
1972Marvin D. Siperstein, M.D.
1973Harriet P. Dustan, M.D.
1974Robert O. Scow, M.D.
1975Christian de Duve, M.D.
1976Donald S. Frederickson, M.D.
1977Jeremiah Stamler, M.D.
1978Donald B. Zilversmit, Ph.D.
1979John A. Glomset, M.D.
1980Russell Ross, Ph.D.
1981

Michael S. Brown, M.D.
 Joseph L. Goldstein, M.D.

1982Daniel Steinberg, M.D., Ph.D.
1983Henry C. McGill, Jr., M.D.
1984Richard J. Havel, M.D.
1985Thomas B. Clarkson, D.V.M.
1986Donald M. Smal, M.D.
1987Robert W. Mahley, M.D., Ph.D.
1988DeWitt S. Goodman, M.D.
1989William E. Conner, M.D.
1990Scott M. Grundy, M.D.
1991Edwin L. Bierman, M.D.
1992David H. Blankenhorn, M.D.
1993John Dietschy, M.D.
1994Alan M. Fogelman, M.D.
1995Jan Breslow, M.D.
1996Ana Jonas, Ph.D.
1997Angelo Scanu, M.D.
1998Peter Libby, M.D.
1999Alan R. Tall, M.D.
2000Roger A. Davis, Ph.D.
2001Joseph L. Witztum, Ph.D.
2002Bryan Brewer, M.D.
Silvia Santamarina-Fojo, M.D., Ph.D.
2003Godfrey S. Getz, M.D., Ph.D
2004Henry Ginsberg, M.D.
2005Donald Heistad, M.D.
2006Gustav Schonfeld, M.D.
2007Göran K. Hansson, M.D., Ph.D.
2008Aldons J. Lusis, Ph.D.
2009Linda Curtiss, Ph.D., FAHA
2010Ernst Schaefer, M.D., FAHA
2011Stephen G. Young, M.D., FAHA
2012Daniel J. Rader, M.D.