Donna Farber, PhD, the George H. Humphreys II Professor of Surgical Sciences (in Surgery) and member of the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Dr. Farber was selected for her “distinguished contributions to the field of immunology in identification of tissue resident T cells and human immune compartmentalization in diverse tissues across the lifespan.” She is also chief of the surgical sciences division in the Department of Surgery and a principal investigator in the Columbia Center for Translational Immunology. Columba University recently named her Irving Institute Mentor of the Year for 2019.
This year, 443 members have been elected AAAS Fellows and will be presented with an official certificate and a gold and blue rosette pin at the 2020 AAAS annual meeting in February.
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