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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.

Membership

Fellow: American Academy Neurology.

Connections

Married Joyce N. Mendell, August 14, 1966. Children: Felice S. Jenike, Rebecca I. Schmidt, Joshaa T.