2016 Taubman Prize Selection Committee Members


The following individuals comprise the national selection committee that will judge the entries for the 2016 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 Pennsyvlania


Valerie Castle, 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 Disorder









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