Richard J. Hodes, M.D.

Richard J. Hodes

 Brief Bio

Richard J. Hodes is the Director of the National Institute of Aging, Chief of the Immune Regulation Section and Senior Investigator in the Experimental Immunology Branch of the National Cancer Institute. He was awarded the AAI Public Service Award in 2007 and the AAI Lifetime Achievement Award in 2017.

 Oral History - Full Interview


Interview Date: Friday, January 8, 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: 1977–1979
Section Editor: 1987–1990

Program Committee: 1985–1986 (co-chair), 1986–1988 (chair)

Other Service
AAI Representative to FASEB Meetings Committee: 1986–1988

 Awards and Honors

  • Public Health Service Distinguished Service Medal, 1996
  • AAI Public Service Award, 2006
  • Population Society of America Public Service Award, 2013
  • Alliance for Aging Research Indispensable Person of the Year, 2013
  • AAI Lifetime Achievement Award, 2017
  • Distinguished Fellow, AAI, 2019

 Institutional/Biographical Links

  • National Institute of Aging profile
  • Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, profile

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