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.
- 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.
Born March 31, 1945