Eric Kandel

Curriculum Vitae

Eric R. Kandel, born November 7, 1929 in Vienna, Austria. American citizen
Address: Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
Academic Education and Appointments
1956 MD, New York University School of Medicine
1960-64 Resident in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston
1964-65 Staff Psychiatrist, Harvard Medical School, Boston
1965-74 Associate Professor, Dept of Physiology and Psychiatry, New York University
1974- Professor, Dept of Physiology and Psychiatry, Columbia University
1992- Professor, Dept of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University
1974-83 Director, Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, Columbia University
1983- University Professor, Columbia University
1984- Senior Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Columbia University
1959 Henry L Moses Research Award, Montefiore Hospital
1977 Lester N Hofheimer Prize for Research
1977 Lucy G Moses Prize for Research in Basic Neurology
1979 Solomon A Berson Medical Alumni Achievement Award
1981 Karl Spencer Lashley Prize in Neurobiology
1982 The Dickson Prize in Biology and Medicine
1983 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award (shared with VB Mountcastle)
1984 Lewis S Rosenstiel Award for Distinguished Work (shared with D Koshland)
1984 Howard Crosby Warren Medal
1985 American Association of Medical Colleges Award
1987 Gairdner International Award for Outstanding Achievements in Medical Science
1988 National Medal of Science
1988 Gold Medal for Scientific Merit
1989 Distinguished Service Award of the American Psychiatric Association
1989 Award in Basic Science, American College of Physicians
1989 Robert J and Clarie Pasarow Foundation Award in Neuroscience
1990 Diploma Internacional Cajal
1991 Bristol-Myers Squibb Award for Distinguished Achievement in Neuroscience Research (shared with TVM Bliss)
1992 Warren Triennial Prize
1992 Jean-Louis Signoret’s Prize on Memory
1993 Harvey Prize
1993 FO Schmitt Medal and Prize in Neuroscience
1995 Stevens Triennial Prize
1996 NY Academy of Medicine Award
1997 Gerard Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Neuroscience (Soc of Neuroscience)
1997 Charles A Dana Award for Pioneering Achievement in Health (shared with P Greengard)
1999 Wolf Prize in Biology and Medicine, Israel

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