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Awards and Honors

  • American Italian Cancer Foundation Prize for Scientific Excellence in Medicine, 2012
  • Member, National Academy of Sciences, 2012
  • Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2010
  • NCI Merit Award, 2009
  • Albert Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research, 2009
  • Helsinki Medal, 2007
  • Harvey Lecture, 2007
  • Member, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies, 2004
  • American Cancer Society – Edith A. Pistorino Research Professorship, 2004
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine Distinguished Alumnus Award, 2004
  • The Ellison Medical Foundation Senior Scholar Award, 2003
  • AACR-G.H.A. Clowes Memorial Award, 2003
  • American Society for Clinical Investigation Award (now Korsmeyer Award), 2002
  • Board of Directors, American Association for Cancer Research, 2001-2004
  • Clair W. and Richard P. Morse Research Award, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, 2000
  • Kirsch Senior Investigator Award, 2000
  • American Cancer Society Research Professorship, 1998
  • Irma T. Hirschl Career Scientist Award, 1995
  • American Heart Association Established Investigator Award, 1992
  • Feinberg Senior Faculty Scholar in Cancer Research, 1992
  • March of Dimes Basil O'Connor Scholar Award, 1989
  • Cancer Research Institute Investigator Award, 1989
  • James S. McDonnell Foundation Scholar Award, 1988
  • NCI Physician Scientist Award (K08), 1984
  • Medical degree with distinction in microbiology and immunology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1981
  • Outstanding Senior Award, Fordham University, 1977
  • Chemistry Award, Fordham University, 1977
  • Steinbugler Award for Biology, Fordham University, 1977
  • Salutatorian and Summa Cum Laude, Fordham University, 1977
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Fordham University, 1976

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