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Brown, Michael Stuart

Born: 1941 AD
Currently alive, at 74 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Psychologist

1941 – Born on April 13th in Brooklyn, New York. American psychologist.

1962 – Brown graduated from the College of Arts and Sciences of the University of Pennsylvania, with chemistry as his major subject.

1964 – He married Alice Lapin.

1966 – Brown received his M.D. degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

         – Brown received several student awards at the University of Pennsylvania, including a Proctor and Gamble Scholarship, the David L. Drabkin Prize in Biochemistry, and the Frederick L. Packard Prize in Internal Medicine.

1971 – Brown joined the division of Gastroenterology in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas.

1974 – Brown was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.

         – He was an Established Investigator of the American Heart Association.

1976 – He became a Professor.

1977 – He was appointed Paul J. Thomas Professor of Medicine and Genetics, and Director of the Center for Genetic Disease at the same institution.

1980 – He has been a member of the Board of Scientific Advisors of the Jane Coffin Childs Fund.

1982 – Brown received the honorary degree of Doctor of Science from the University of Chicago and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

1985 – Brown was appointed Regental Professor of the University of Texas.

         – He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Joseph Goldstein  for describing the regulation of cholesterol metabolism.