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Charles Hawes Evans, American Immunologist, health science administrator. Diplomate National Board Medical Examiners. Recipient John Horsley prize for medical research University of Virginia, 1982, officers citation United States Public Health Service, 1980, commendation medal, 1985, unit commendation, 1992, Outstanding Svc. medal 1996; Sir Henry Wellcome medal and prize Association Military Surgeons United States, 1990.


Evans,, Charles Hawes was born on April 16, 1940 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Charles Hawes and Jean Marie (Robinson) Evans.


Bachelor of Science, Union College, Schenectady, New York, 1962;Doctor of Medicine, University of Virginia, 1969;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Virginia, 1969.


Intern in pediatrics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1969-1970;resident in pediatrics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1970-1971;research associate, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland., 1971-1975;chief tumor biology section, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland., 1975-1998;commissioned captain, United States Public Health Service, Bethesda, 1971-1998;head health science section Institute of Medicine, National Academy Sciences, Washington, since 1998. Member arts and science county University of Virginia, 1987-1997, vice president, 1993-1997. Trustee Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, 1988-1997.


Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, Am Institute Chemists, American Academy Medical Administrators. Member American Association for Cancer Research, American Association Immunologists, American College Physician Executives, Clinical Immunology Society (charter), Azalea Society of America (governor 1983-1989, editor The Azalean Journal 1983-1988, Frederic P. Lee commendation 1984, Distinguished Service award 1989), Sigma Xi, Alpha Omega Alpha.


  • Other Interests

    Horticulture, piano, stamp collecting/philately.


Married Nancy Margaret Engel, August 21, 1965. 1 child, Heather Leigh.