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Jerry R. Mendell

Jerry R. Mendell, hospital administrator. Achievements include research in gene therapy for muscular dystrophy. U54 grant, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, since 2007. Fellow: American Academy Neurology.

Background

  • Mendell, Jerry R. Son of Seymour and Dorothy Mendell.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, 1966.

    Career

    • Research scientist National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1969—1972. Physician and clinician scientist Ohio State University, Columbus, 1972—2008. Director, center gene therapy Nationwide Children's Hospital, since 2004.

      Commander United States Public Health Service, 1969-1972, Bethesda.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in gene therapy for muscular dystrophy.

    Works

    • Contributor scientific papers (Outstanding Clinician Scientist award, 2004).

    Membership

    Fellow: American Academy Neurology.

    Connections

    • Married Joyce N. Mendell, August 14, 1966. Children: Felice S. Jenike, Rebecca I. Schmidt, Joshaa T.
    • father: Seymour Mendell
    • mother: Dorothy Mendell
    • spouse: Joyce N. Mendell
    • children: Felice S. Jenike Mendell
    • Rebecca I. Schmidt Mendell
    • Joshaa T. Mendell
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