The LaMontagne lecture honors contributions to NIH and public health made by Dr. LaMontagne during his three-decade career with NIAID. LaMontagne earned international recognition and widespread admiration for his distinguished leadership and accomplishments in fighting emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases. He served as NIAID deputy director from 1998 until his untimely death in 2004.
Upcoming lectures are listed on the NIAID events page.
April 10, 2018
David M. Morens, M.D.
"The Mother (of all Pandemics) and Her Naughty Children: 100 Years of Behaving Badly"
April 5, 2016
Ramanan Laxminarayan, Ph.D., M.P.H.
"The State of the World’s Antibiotics"
March 13, 2014
Salim S. Abdool Karim, MBChB, PhD
"Envisioning and Achieving the 'End of AIDS'"