Edwin Dennis Kilbourne Net Worth

Edwin Dennis Kilbourne Net Worth is
$1.2 Million

Edwin Dennis Kilbourne Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Edwin Dennis Kilbourne (July 10, 1920 – February 21, 2011) was an American research scientist. Born in Buffalo, New York, he received his AB and MD degrees from Cornell University. After completion of service in the Medical Corps of the Army of the United States at the end of World War II, he trained in virus research at The Rockefeller Institute. Subsequently, he has taught successively on the faculties of four medical schools: Tulane, Cornell, Mount Sinai (as Chairman of the Department of Microbiology and Distinguished Service Professor), and New York Medical College. (as Research, then Emeritus, Professor).An internationally recognized research scientist who has made significant contributions to the study and prevention of influenza and other viral diseases, he developed the first genetically engineered vaccine of any kind more than 30 years ago. This method became the standard for optimization of the virus used to produce the influenza vaccines that many of us receive on a yearly basis.Dr Kilbourne is the recipient of numerous honors and awards. He received the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Career award in 1961 and was given the NIH's Dyer award in 1973. In 1977 he was honored by an invitation to give New York City's Harvey Lecture. In 1983 he received the New York Academy of Medicine Award.As one of the country's leaders in biomedical science during the latter 20th century, Kilbourne was elected to the National Academy of Sciences, the Association of American Physicians and the American Philosophical Society. Kilbourne has served on advisory committees to the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research of the FDA. In the late 1970s he developed and chaired a series of published workshops on influenza for the NIH. He has also worked with the pharmaceutical industry in the development and trials of a new, experimental influenza vaccine.Kilbourne has also had a lifelong interest in non-scientific writing and has published humorous verses and essays in magazines for the general public. These have been inspired by whimsical news items gleaned from the press - most of them dealing with the often bizarre mating habits of sub-human species. They all meet together in Strategies of Sex, a work of humorous poetry published in 2005.

Date Of BirthJuly 10, 1920
Place Of BirthBuffalo, New York, USA
SpouseJoy Schmid Kilbourne
ChildrenEdwin Michael Kilbourne, Richard Schmid Kilbourne, Christopher Norton Kilbourne, Paul Alward Kilbourne
ParentsFather: Edwin I. and Elizabeth Alward Kilbourne
Star SignCancer
1He was honored in 1983 by the New York Academy of Medicine with it's highest scientific award.
2He was a member of the New York Medical College from 1992 until his retirement in 2002.
3Virologist who developed a way to manufacture yearly batches of an influenza vaccine. Acting on Kilbourne's belief that an influenza epidemic was imminent in the wake of a death of a Fort Dix soldier from influenza in 1976, then-President Gerald Ford ordered that 200 million Americans be vaccinated.

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