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2001 Canada Gairdner International Award

Roderick MacKinnon

John D. Rockefeller Jr. Professor
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Education

B.A. in biochemistry, 1978
Brandeis University

M.D., 1982
Tufts University School of Medicine

Medical Training

Residency in internal medicine, 1982–1985
Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Post-doc

Harvard University, 1985–1986

Brandeis University, 1986–1989

Positions

Assistant Professor, 1989–1992
Associate Professor, 1992–1995
Professor, 1995–1996
Harvard Medical School

Professor, 1996–
The Rockefeller University

Investigator, 1997–
Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

Senior Advisor, Kavli Neural Systems Institute, 2016–