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National Academy of Medicine

The National Academy of Medicine is a policy research organization that is recognized as a national resource of judgment and veracity in the analysis of issues relating to human health. The Academy's members are elected on the basis of their professional achievement and commitment to service. Eighteen Rockefeller University scientists are members of the National Academy of Medicine.

Current Faculty


Marc Tessier-Lavigne

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Carson Family Professor

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Michel C. Nussenzweig

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Zanvil A. Cohn and Ralph M. Steinman Professor

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Jeffrey V. Ravetch

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Theresa and Eugene M. Lang Professor

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Jeffrey M. Friedman

1954 -

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Marilyn M. Simpson Professor

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Günter Blobel

1936 -2018

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John D. Rockefeller Jr. Professor

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Paul Greengard

1925 -

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Vincent Astor Professor

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Barry S. Coller

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David Rockefeller Professor

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Jan L. Breslow

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Frederick Henry Leonhardt Professor

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David D. Ho

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Irene Diamond Professor

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Torsten N. Wiesel

1924 -

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Vincent and Brooke Astor Professor Emeritus

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Emil C. Gotschlich

1935 -

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R. Gwin Follis-Chevron Professor Emeritus

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Purnell W. Choppin

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Professor Emeritus

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Past Faculty

Ralph M. Steinman

1943—2011

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Arnold J. Levine

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Jules Hirsch

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David Baltimore

1938 -

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James G. Hirsch

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Joshua Lederberg

1925—2008

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Vincent P. Dole

1913—2006

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Henry G. Kunkel

1916—1983

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Maclyn McCarty

1911—2005

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About the National Academy of Medicine

The prestigious National Academy of Medicine admits no more than 80 new members annually, elected by their peers in recognition of their professional achievement and commitment to service.

Contact

The Rockefeller University
1230 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065