Honors and Awards


E. Thomas Donnall receives Nobel Prize

1990: Dr. Donnall Thomas wins the Nobel Prize for pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation.

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national/international recognition

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Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2
Presidential National Medal of Science 2
Presidential Early Career Award 6
Canada Gairdner Foundation Awards 7
Lasker Foundation Awards 4
National Academy of Medicine 28
National Academy of Sciences 12
Howard Hughes Medical Institute 2

Awards news

May 19, 2022
Erin Kross receives Lifetime Achievement Award
She was honored with this award by the American Thoracic Society Assembly on Behavioral Science and Health Services Research.
May 19, 2022
Eric Morrell receives Early Career Achievement Award
This award honors a rising star with exemplary scientific achievements and who demonstrates a clear promise of sustained productivity.
May 16, 2022
J. Randall Curtis receives Hastings Center Cunniff-Dixon Physician Award
This award is one of the top honors for physicians practicing palliative care in the United States.