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6th Matthew N. Levy Lecture
Oct. 28, 2021 4 p.m.

Howard A. Rockman, M.D., the Edward S. Orgain Distinguished Professor of Cardiology and a professor of Medicine and of Cell Biology at the Duke University School of Medicine will give the Department's sixth Matthew N. Levy Lecture on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. in SOM E-501.

The title of Dr. Rockman's lecture is “Beta-Adrenergic Receptor Signaling:  Evolving Concepts and Therapeutics”.

Faculty hosts are Walter F. Boron, M.D., Ph.D., chair of the Department of Physiology and Biophysics, and Mukesh K. Jain, M.D., the Ellery Sedgwick, Jr. Chair & Distinguished Scientist and the Chief Scientific Officer of the Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals of Cleveland and a professor of Medicine at the Case Western Resesrve University School of Medicine.

A reception in Dr. Rockman's  honor will preceed the lecture.

The late Dr. Matthew Levy was a gifted, dedicated teacher and scientist who influenced countless students, conducted groundbreaking research on heart function and its relationship to the autonomic nervous system, and who co-authored one of the most influential texts on physiology. Each autumn, beginning with a daylong symposium in 2014, the Department honors the memory of Dr. Levy and his accomplishments.