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Roger Perlmutter

Brief Bio

Roger M. Perlmutter is executive vice president of Merck and president of Merck Research Laboratories. Dr. Perlmutter was president of The American Association of Immunologists from 1999 to 2000 and served on the AAI Council from 1994 to 1999.


Oral History – Full Interview

Interview Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Location: San Francisco, CA

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Oral History – Transcript

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Oral History – Clips

AAI Service History

Joined: 1983
President: 1999–2000
Vice President: 1998–1999
Councillor: 1994–1998

The Journal of Immunology
Associate Editor: 1989–1993
Section Editor: 1994–1997

Nominating Committee: 1991–1992
Publications Committee: 1991–1994

Other Service
Instructor, AAI Course in Advanced Immunology: 1990–1993
AAI Representative to FASEB Board: 1995–1998
AAI Representative to IUIS General Assembly: 1995–2000

Select Honors and Awards

  • Alexander Berg Award for Microbiology Research, 1979
  • Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2000
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2009

Institutional/Biographical Links


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