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Howard K. Schachman Public Service Award

The Howard K. Schachman Public Service Award recognizes an individual who best demonstrates dedication to public service in support of biomedical science. The award is named after Howard K. Schachman, who served as chair of ASBMB’s Public Affairs Advisory Committee for more than ten years (1989 - 2000). Instituted in 2001, the award is given annually and chosen by ASBMB's Public Affairs Advisory Committee. The award consists of a permanent keepsake, an honorarium of $5,000, an opportunity to deliver remarks at a Congressional reception and travel expenses to the event.

 

Past Recipients

   

YEAR  

RECIPIENT 

2014

 Zack Kopplin

Zack Kopplin

2013

 Bruce Alberts     Maxine Singer

Bruce Alberts                   Maxine Singer

2012

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Senator Robert Casey        Senator Richard Burr

2011

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Jeremy M. Berg 

2010

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Robert H. “Bob” Michel

2008

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The Honorable Michael N. Castle 

2007

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Research!America 

2006

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The Honorable Sherwood Boehlert 

2005

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Senator Tom Harkin       Senator Arlen Specter 

2004

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John Whitehead 

2003

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Ruth L. Kirschstein

2002

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John Edward Porter

 

 




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