Obituaries

AAI honors deceased members by publishing obituaries on our website. If you know a member of our community who has recently passed away, please contact our membership department at members@aai.org.

2018

Melvin Cohn, Ph.D., AAI ’51, Professor Emeritus, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, CA (d. 10/23/2018)

David A. Cooper, M.D., Ph.D., AAI ’87, Scientia Professor, Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia (d. 3/18/2018)

Arthur M. Dannenberg, Jr., M.D., Ph.D., AAI ’60, Professor (retired), Johns Hopkins Univ. (d. 6/15/2018)

D. Mark Estes, Ph.D., AAI ’94, Professor (retired), University of Georgia (d. 7/10/2018)

Past AAI president Kimishige Ishizaka, M.D., Ph.D., AAI ’58, President and Scientific Director (retired), La Jolla Inst. for Allergy and Immunology (d. 7/6/2018)

Thomas Ray Jerrells, Ph.D., AAI ’80, Professor (retired), Univ. of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha (d. 5/22/2018)

Bonnie J. Mathieson, Ph.D., AAI ’78, Retired, NIH, Bethesda, MD (d. 1/8/2018)

Andrei E. Medvedev, Ph.D., AAI ’00, Associate Professor of Immunology, University of Connecticut (d. 7/26/2018)

Past AAI president (1991-1992) and secretary-treasurer (1970–1986) Henry Metzger, M.D., AAI ’65, Scientist Emeritus, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, NIH (d. 11/20/2018)

Michael P. Murtaugh, Ph.D., AAI ’91, Professor of Veterinary and Biomedical Medical Science, University of Minnesota (d. 9/18/2018)

Ian Michael Orme, Ph.D., AAI ’88, University Distinguished Professor, Colorado State Univ., Fort Collins, CO (d. 6/19/2018)

Sang A. Park, Ph.D., AAI ’18, Postdoctoral Fellow, NIH/NIDCR, Bethesda, MD (d. 1/22/2018)

William T. Shearer, M.D., Ph.D., AAI ’74, Professor of Pediatrics and Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX (d. 10/9/2018)

Harald von Boehmer, M.D., Ph.D., AAI Hon. ’92, Professor Emeritus, Harvard Med. Sch. and Dana-Farber Cancer Inst. (d. 6/24/2018)


2017

Michael A. Beaven, Ph.D., AAI ’88, Scientist Emeritus, NHLBI, NIH, Bethesda, MD (d. 04/08/2017)

James R. Dasch, Ph.D., AAI ’84, Director, Abazyme, Needham, MA (d. 3/28/2017)

Derek N. Hart, M.D., AAI ’10, Professor, Univ. of Sydney, Sydney, Australia (d. 12/12/2017)

Arthur G. Johnson, Ph.D., AAI ’57, Professor and Chairman Emeritus, Univ. of Minnesota Med. Sch., Duluth, MN (d. 01/08/2017)

James J. Lee, Ph.D., AAI ’02, Professor, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ (d. 3/25/2017)

Charles D. Mills, Ph.D., AAI ’16, Founder, BioMed. Consultants, Marine on St. Croix, MN (d. 05/28/2017)

David D. Porter, M.D., AAI ’69, Professor Emeritus, Univ. of California, Santa Monica, CA (d. 02/13/2017)

Douglas D. Redelman, Ph.D., AAI ’77, Research Professor, Univ. of Nevada Sch. of Med., Reno, NV (d. 02/07/2017)

Maria Estela B. Roux, Ph.D., AAI ’82, Career Investigator, CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 06/18/2017)

Charles D. Surh, Ph.D., AAI ’95, Professor, Inst. for Basic Science (IBS), Pohang, South Korea (d. 10/6/2017)

Jon J. Van Rood, M.D., Ph.D., AAI Hon. ’79, Leiden, The Netherlands (d. 7/21/2017)

Luigi Varesio, Ph.D., AAI ’10, Chief, Giannina Gaslini Inst., Liguria, Italy (d. 12/2/2017)

Mark A. Wainberg, Ph.D., AAI ’76, Retired, Jewish Gen. Hosp. McGill Univ., Quebec, Canada (d. 4/11/2017)

Thomas M. Yankee, Pharm.D., Ph.D., AAI ’03, Associate Professor, Univ. of Kansas Med. Ctr., Kansas City, KS (d. 6/23/2017)

Julius S. Youngner, AAI ’50, Professor, Univ. of Pittsburgh Sch. of Med., Pittsburgh, PA (d. 4/27/2017)


2016

Henry N. Claman, M.D., AAI ’65, Professor, Univ. of Colorado Hlth. Sci. Ctr., Aurora, CO (d. 09/03/2016)

Richard R. Hardy, Ph.D., AAI ’96, Professor, Inst. for Cancer Res., Philadelphia, PA (d. 05/29/2016)

George Klein, M.D., AAI Hon. ’73, Research Group Leader, Karolinska Inst., Stockholm, Sweden (d.12/10/2016)

Robert B. Nussenblatt, M.D., M.P.H., AAI ’82, Chief of Laboratory of Immunology, NIH-NEI, Bethesda, MD (d. 4/17/2016)

Daniel R. Salomon, M.D., AAI ’11, Professor, Scripps Res. Inst., La Jolla, CA (d. 11/10/2016)

Joy Williams, Ph.D., AAI ’14, Staff Scientist, NCI, NIH, Bethesda, MD (d. 11/18/2016)

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