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Howard S. Tager

Howard S. Tager, American biochemist, researcher, educator. Recipient Research Career Development award National Institutes of Health, 1976, Outstanding Citizen of Chicago award Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1981, Mary Jane Kugel award Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 1985. Member American Chemical Society, American Society Biological Chemists, American Diabetes Association (Lilly award 1983), Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Tager, Howard S. was born on March 31, 1945 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Max and Lillian (Anderson) Tager.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1971.

    Career

    • Assistant professor University Chicago, 1974-1981, associate professor, 1981-1984, professor, 1984-1994, Louis Block professor, chairman, 1985-1994. Director Diabetes Research and Training Center, Chicago, 1981-1994. Medical Scientist Training Program, Chicago, 1984-1994.

    Membership

    Member American Chemical Society, American Society Biological Chemists, American Diabetes Association (Lilly award 1983), Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • father: Max Tager
    • mother: Lillian (Anderson) Tager
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    Died September 6, 1994
    (aged 49)
    Nationality
    • 1966
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1971
      University Michigan