St.Petersburg, Florida Oct. 20-23, 2019
The Scientific Organizing Committee is pleased to announce the Outstanding Achievement Awardees for the 2019 Bioactive Lipids Conference.
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences,
Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics
Division of Physiological Chemistry
Professor and Chair
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mann T. and Sara D. Lowry Chair of Oncology
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
15th International Bioactive Lipids Conference
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico – October 22-25, 2017
For their pioneering work in the area of P450 derived Epoxy Fatty Acids:
Bruce D. Hammock, Ph.D.
Control of acute and neuropathic pain by inhibiting the hydrolysis of epoxyfatty acid chemical mediators: Path to the clinic
University of Calivornia, Davis
Jorge H. Capdevila, Ph.D.
The Arachidonic Acid Monooxygenase: from biochemical curiosity to a physiologically/pathophysiologically relevant metabolic pathway
Vanderbilt University (Emeritus)
Darryl C. Zeldin, M.D.
Thromboxane (TXA2) attenuates Th9 cell differentiation and function during allergic lung inflammation
NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
14th International Bioactive Lipids Conference
Budapest, Hungary – July 12 – 15, 2015
Timothy Hla, Ph.D.
Sphingosine 1 – phosphate signaling in vascular and immune systems
Weill Cornell Medical College
13th International Bioactive Lipids Conference
San Juan, Puerto Rico – November 3 – 6, 2013
Andrew J. Dannenberg, M.D.
The Obesity-Inflammation Connection: Implications for Breast Carcinogenesis
Weill Cornell Medical College
Takao Shimizu, M.D., Ph.D.
Lipid mediators: enzymes and receptors
The University of Tokyo, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
12th International Bioactive Lipids Conference
Seattle, Washington – September 18 – 21, 2011
Garret A. FitzGerald, M.D.
For his work on prostanoidresearchresponse
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia , PA
Carlo Patrono, M.D.
For his work on the human pharmacology of aspirin as an inhibitor of platelet cyclooxygenase activity and provided the basis for the development of low-dose aspirin as an antithrombotic agent
Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
11th International Bioactive Lipids Conference
Cancun, Mexico – October 25 – 28, 2009
Edward J. Goetzl, M.D.
Pioneering work in many areas of inflammation, immunity, and in the neurosciences contributing several original discoveries for the role of eicosanoid regulation of the immune response
University of California, San Francisco, CA
10th International Bioactive Lipids Conference
Montreal, Canada – September 16-19, 2007
Pierre Borgeat, Ph.D.
Isolation, purification, and structure elucidation of serveral metabolites including 5-HETE, leukotriene B4, leukotriene A4, and the products of the non-enzymatic hydrolysis and methanolysis of leukotriene A4
Laval University, Quebec, Canada
Robert C. Murphy, Ph.D.
Transcellular biosynthesis and extent of operation of this pathway in vivo, the engagement of reactive oxygen species with membrane lipids and the formation of biologically active substances, and further advancement of mass spectrometry in the area of lipid biochemistry in the emerging field of lipidomics.
University of Colorado, Aurora, CO