Harold Varmus wearing Alfred P. Sloan Prize medal


Title:
Harold Varmus wearing Alfred P. Sloan Prize medal
Date:
[1984]
Description:
The Alfred P. Sloan, Jr. Prize, of the General Motors Cancer Research Foundation, is named in honor of Mr. Sloan, former president, chairman, and honorary chairman of General Motors, and a moving force behind the creation of the Sloan-Kettering Institute in New York (now part of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center). The prize is awarded annually. Varmus later called it one of the most prestigious awards in biomedical research.
Location:
Box: 16. Folder: 36
Rights:
Courtesy of Harold Varmus.
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Genre:
Photographic prints
Subject:
Awards and Prizes
Format:
Still Image
Extent:
1 pages
Legacy ID:
MVBBVK
NLM ID:
101584926X332
Profiles Collection:
The Harold Varmus Papers
Story Section:
Retroviruses and the Genetic Origins of Cancer, 1970-1993