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Daniel Howard Cohn

Daniel Howard Cohn, American laboratory director. Recipient Martin Kamen award University California, San Diego, 1983, Eckhart prize Scripps Institute Oceanography, 1983; postdoctoral award National Institutes of Health, 1985-1988, grantee, since 1988. Grants committee chair, board directors Concern Foundation for Cancer Research, Los Angeles, since 1988. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Cohn, Daniel Howard was born on August 24, 1955 in Santa Monica, California, United States. Son of Sidney Lorber and Mynda Ellen (Zimmerman) Cohn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University California, Santa Barbara, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Scripps Institute Oceanography, 1983.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow University Washington, Seattle, 1983-1988. 0sch. scientist, assistant professor Cedars-Sinai Medical Center/University of California at Los Angeles, 1988-1993, associate professor, 1993-1997, professor, since 1997. Member genetics training program University of California at Los Angeles, since 1988.

      Reviewer various journals and granting agencies.

    Works

    • Editorial board various journals. Contributor articles to professional journals and books.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Grants committee chair, board directors Concern Foundation for Cancer Research, Los Angeles, since 1988. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, golf, volleyball, water-skiing, skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Ludmila Bojman, May 16, 1982. Children: Zachary, Marissa, Rachel.
    • father: Sidney Lorber Cohn
    • mother: Mynda Ellen (Zimmerman) Cohn
    • spouse: Ludmila Bojman
    • children: Zachary Cohn
    • Marissa Cohn
    • Rachel Cohn
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    Born August 24, 1955
    (age 62)
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