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Leslie J. Berg

Brief Bio

Leslie J. Berg is a professor of pathology and the graduate director of the Immunology and Virology Program at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Dr. Berg was president of The American Association of Immunologists from 2011 to 2012 and served on the AAI Council from 2006 to 2013. She was awarded the AAI Distinguished Service Award in 2006 and the AAI-PharMingen Investigator Award (now the AAI-BD Biosciences Investigator Award) in 2001.

Oral History Project – Full Interview

Interview Date: Thursday, November 1, 2012
Location: Worcester, MA

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Oral History – Transcript

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Oral History Project – Selected Clips


AAI Service History

Joined: 1994
President: 2011–2012
Vice President: 2010–2011
Councillor: 2006–2010

The Journal of Immunology
Associate Editor: 1994–1999
Section Editor: 2000–2004

Education Committee: 1996–2000, 2000–2002 (chair)
Program Committee: 2003–2006 (chair); 2013-2014 (chair)

Other Service
Director, AAI Introductory Course: 2002
Director, AAI Advanced Course: 2012–2015

President's Address

"Signaling Pathways That Regulate T Cell Development and Differentiation," Delivered May 4, 2012

The Journal of Immunology 189, no. 12 (2012): 5487-5488.

President's Message

"AAI President’s Message," July 26, 2011

AAI Newsletter (August 2011), 3–5.

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Institutional/Biographical Links


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