J. David Lambeth MD/PhD


Titles and Roles

Professor Emeritus, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Research Program
Cell and Molecular Biology


J. David Lambeth, MD,PhD, is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Lambeth is a member of the Cell and Molecular Biology Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute.


Dr. Lambeth earned his MD and PhD in Biochemistry from Duke University.


Dr. Lambeth's research focused on reactive oxygen species (ROS) such as superoxide and hydrogen peroxide, and their biological roles, for example, in innate immunity, mitogenic growth, apoptosis, angiogenesis, and biosynthesis/remodeling of extracellular matrix.


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Dr. Lambeth has received the following awards and honors:

  • Named Eminent Scientist of the Year 2003 by International Research Promotion Council, 2003
  • NIH Research Career Development Award, 1982-1987
  • Elected Teacher of the Year by the Medical School Class of 1985, 1981
  • Insurance Medical Scientist Scholarship from Prudential Insurance Company, 1974-1977

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