Congratulations to Susan Mooberry, Ph.D. for being elected for the 2020 class of AAAS Fellows in the section of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Congratulations to Dr. Susan Mooberry.
Dr. Mooberry was elected to the 2020 class of AAAS Fellows in the section of Pharmaceutical Sciences for “distinguished contributions to the field of cancer pharmacology particularly on discovery and development of natural product anti-microtubule agents for treatment of cancer.”
General Information About the Fellows Nomination.
A member whose efforts on behalf of the advancement of science or its applications are scientifically or socially distinguished and who has been a continuous member for the four year period leading up to the year of nomination, may, by virtue of such meritorious contribution be elected a Fellow by the Council. In a tradition stretching back to 1874, these individuals are recognized for their extraordinary achievements across disciplines. Examples of areas in which nominees may have made significant contributions are research; teaching; technology; services to professional societies; administration in academe, industry, and government; and communicating and interpreting science to the public. Fellows are elected annually by the AAAS Council from the list of approved nominations from the Section Steering Groups.
AAAS proudly congratulates the newly elected 2020 Fellows! In October 2020, the AAAS Council elected 489 members as Fellows of AAAS. Election as a Fellow honors members whose efforts on behalf of the advancement of science or its applications in service to society have distinguished them among their peers and colleagues. Presented by section affiliation, they are:
SECTION ON PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
Patricia Babbitt, Univ. of California, San Francisco
Joseph R. Haywood, Michigan State Univ.
Julie A. Johnson, Univ. of Florida
Lyn H. Jones, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
M. N. V. Ravi Kumar, Texas A&M Univ.
Walter H. Moos, Univ. of California, San Francisco
Raymond Felix Schinazi, Emory Univ. School of Medicine
Thomas D. Schmittgen, Univ. of Florida