2016 Taubman Prize Selection Committee Members


The following individuals comprise the national selection committee that will judge the entries for the 2017 Taubman Prize:


Garrett Brodeur, M.D.

  • Director of the Cancer Predisposition Program at Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania
  • Associate Director of the Abramson Cancer Center at Pennsylvania

Valerie Opipari, M.D.

  • Chair, Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Medical School
  • Ravitz Foundation Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
  • Professor of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Mahlon DeLong, M.D.

  • William Timmie Professor of Neurology at Emory University School of Medicine
  • Co-Director and Founder of Emory Neuromodulation and Technology Innovation Center
  • 2015 Taubman Prize recipient

 Harry Dietz, M.D.

  • Victor A. McKusick Professor of Genetics and Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
  • Howard Huges Medical Institute Investigator
  • 2012 Taubman Prize recipient

 Carl H. June, M.D.

  • Richard W. Vague Professor in Immunotherapy, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
  • 2014 Taubman Prize recipient

 William C. Mobley, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Neurosciences, University of California at San Diego
  • Executive Director, UCSD Down Syndrome Center for Research and Treatment
  • Florence Riford Chair of Alzheimer Disease Research

 David C. Page, M.D.

  • Director, Whitehead Institute
  • Professor of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

 Charles L. Sawyers,  M.D.

  • Chair, Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Marie-Josee and Henry R. Kravis Chair
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator
  • 2013 Taubman Prize recipient

 Stephen M. Strittmatter, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Vincent Coates Professor of Neurology and Professor of Neurobiology, Yale School of Medicine
  • Director, Cellular Neuroscience, Neurodegeneration and Repair
  • Director, Memory Disorders Clinic
  • Director, Yale Alzheimer's Disease Research Center


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