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Ronald N. Germain. M.D., Ph.D.

Brief Bio

Ronald N. Germain is the Chief of the Lymphocyte Biology Section and Laboratory of Systems Biology at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases as well as the Associate Director of Systems Biology and Technology at the National Institutes of Health Center for Human Immunology, Autoimmunity, and Inflammation. He was awarded the AAI Meritorious Career Award in 2015.

Oral History – Full Interview

Interview Date: Thursday, January 21, 2016
Location: Bethesda, MD

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Oral History – Transcript

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AAI Service History

Joined: 1975

The Journal of Immunology
Associate Editor: 1980–1984
Deputy Editor: 1987–1992

Membership Committee: 1991–1992, 1992–1994 (chair)
Education Committee: 1996–1999
Nominating Committee: 1998–1999

Select Honors and Awards

  • Karl Landsteiner Medal, Austrian Society of Allergology and Immunology, 2008
  • Member, Institute of Medicine, 2013
  • AAI Thermo Fisher Meritorious Career Award, 2015

Institutional/Biographical Links

  • NIAID Laboratory of Systems Biology profile
  • NIH Intramural Research Program profile


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