Robert C. Gallo, MD
Year elected: 1972
Current membership category: Senior
Univ MD Inst of Human Virology
725 W Lomard St Rm S307
Baltimore, MD 21201
United States of America
Honors and awards
National Academy of Medicine (1989)
National Academy of Sciences (1988)
Albert Lasker Clinical Medical Research Award (1986) For determining that the retrovirus now known as HIV-1 is the cause of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award (1982) For his pioneering studies that led to the discovery of the first human RNA tumor virus and its association with certain leukemias and lymphomas.
University of Maryland School of Medicine (Primary)
Charles C. Hong, MD, PhD is the representative at this institution.