Sciences and the National Academy of Sciences. He received his BA in mathematics from the University of Pennsylvania and his MD from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He performed his internship and residency in pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Barry R. Bloom, PhD, Harvard School of Public Health, is dean of the faculty and professor of immunology and infectious diseases at the Harvard School of Public Health. His research interests include immunology, resistance to infectious disease, vaccine development, and international health. Dr. Bloom chairs the WHO UNAIDS Vaccine Advisory Committee and serves on the National AIDS Vaccine Research Committee. He recently received a major grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for an AIDS-prevention initiative in Nigeria. He was a member of the National Advisory Council of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases and the US National Vaccine Advisory Committee. He was president of the American Association of Immunologists and President of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. He serves on the Scientific Advisory Board of the National Center for Infectious Diseases of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the National Advisory Board of the Fogarty International Center at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Bloom is chairman of the Board of Trustees of the International Vaccine Institute. He was cochair of the Board on Global Health of the Institute of Medicine. He received the first Bristol-Myers Squibb Award for Distinguished Research in Infectious Diseases, shared the Novartis Award in Immunology, and was the recipient of the Robert Koch Gold Medal for lifetime research in infectious diseases. Dr. Bloom is a member the Institute of Medicine, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the National Academy of Sciences. He received his AB, and an honorary SD, from Amherst College, his MA from Harvard University; and his PhD from the Rockefeller University.
Corey Goodman, PhD, University of California, Berkeley, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, is Evan Rauch Professor of Neuroscience in