Virtual Program

Online Programming


The below online programming is open to all ASPET members and non-members in advance of the ASPET Annual Meeting taking place in-person May 16-19, 2024 in Virginia.

ASPET Virtual Award Lecture Series | April 17 – May 1, 2024

All are welcome to attend the ASPET Virtual Award Lecture Series. There is no cost to attend, but you must register in advance to receive the Zoom link.

John J. Abel Award Lecture

Wednesday, April 17 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

John J. Abel Award Lecture

Antibody Fragments as Tools to Interrogate G Protein-coupled Receptor Signaling

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Andrew C. Kruse, PhD
Harvard University

Dr. Andrew Kruse is the 2024 winner of the John J. Abel Award in Pharmacology. He is receiving this award in recognition of his outstanding research contributions to our understanding of the structural basis of membrane protein signaling.

Goodman and Gilman Award Lecture

Wednesday, April 24 | 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm ET

Goodman and Gilman Award Lecture

Hallmarks of GPCR Allostery: Structure, Function and Beyond


Arthur Christopoulos, BPharm, PhD
Monash University

Dr. Arthur Christopoulos is the 2024 winner of the Goodman & Gilman Award in Receptor Pharmacology Award. ASPET recognizes his highly influential studies on the molecular pharmacology of G-protein coupled receptors and his significant contributions to our understanding of receptor allostery and ligand bias.

Otto Krayer Award Lecture

Wednesday, May 1  | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ET

Otto Krayer Award Lecture

Finding a Niche in Pharmacology: Lessons Learned and Advice for Your Future


Paul A. Insel, MD
University of California, San Diego

Dr. Paul Insel is the 2024 winner of the Otto Krayer Award in Pharmacology Award. With this award, ASPET recognizes his career research and service contributions to pharmacology and his outstanding mentorship of younger scientists.

ASPET Town Halls / Networking | April 2 - 18, 2024

Get to know division colleagues and receive a sneak peek at some of the latest science that will be presented at the Annual Meeting. ASPET Divisions and Committees will host interactive Town Halls online via Zoom in advance of the annual meeting in Virginia.

Registration is free and non-members are welcome.

Sign up in advance for one or more.

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Young Scientist Competition Showcase
March 27, 2024

Division of Cardiovascular Pharmacology (CVP) Online Competition Showcase | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET


The CVP Online Competition Showcase is being held to learn about exciting cardiovascular pharmacology from your peers and to identify the finalists who will present in-person at the ASPET 2024 Annual Meeting. There will be opportunities to ask questions following each presentation. Members of the CVP division’s Executive, Competition, and Programming Committees will evaluate the presentations during the online competition showcase to determine the finalists.

Important Dates



Online VIP award lectures and division town halls



ASPET Annual Meeting in Arlington, VA



ADDC/ASPET Colloquium