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Baltimore, David

Born: 1938 AD
Currently alive, at 77 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Biologists, Educators

1938 – Born on the 7th of March in New York City.

1960 – He finished BA in Swarthmore College.


1964 – Earned his PhD, Rockefeller University.

1965-1968 – Salk Institute for Biological Studies.

1974 – Baltimore awarded by National Academy of Sciences.

1975 – He was an organizer of the Asilomar conference on recombinant DNA.

1975 – He was awarded as Nobel Prize for Medicine.

1986 – He was allegedly linked to research fraud as co-author of 1986 paper in journal "Cell".

1968-1990 – He become the Professor MIT.


1990-1991 – Served as President, Rockefeller University.


1990-1994 – He worked as professor in Rockefeller University.


1997 – Baltimore served as President, California Institute of Technology.

Forced by his scientific peers to resign from the presidency of Rockefeller University.

1999 – Recipient for National Medal of Sciences.

Baltimore has profound influence on national policy in matters concerning recombinant DNA research and the AIDS epidemic.

Dr. Baltimore is a member of the Board of Sponsors of The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists.

He is a member of the editorial board of Encyclopedia Britannica.