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2019 Highlights in Faculty Awards


American Academy of Arts and Sciences

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Robert B. Darnell, M.D., Ph.D.

Darnell is recognized for his work on RNA regulation and its connection to human disease.


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Royal Society Membership

Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D.

Fuchs was elected as a foreign member for her groundbreaking study of the molecular mechanisms by which skin stem cells make and repair tissues.


Wolf Foundation

Wolf Prize in Medicine

Jeffrey M. Friedman, M.D., Ph.D.

Friedman is recognized for his discovery of leptin, a hormone that modulates food intake and energy expenditure.


Achievements Awarded to Rockefeller Scientists


Larry Sandler Memorial Award
Laura Seeholzer, Ph.D.

AACR-G.H.A. Clowes Memorial Award
Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D.

Damon Runyon Fellow
Gregory P. Donaldson, Ph.D.