The Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science

David M. Sabatini

2020 Nemmers Prize in Medical Science Recipient

David M. Sabatini

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

For his landmark discoveries in the area of cell signaling and growth regulation.

Dr. David Sabatini, a professor of biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Member of the Whitehead Institute and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator, is known for his landmark discoveries in the area of cell signaling and growth regulation. More »

Stuart Orkin

2018 Nemmers Prize in Medical Science Recipient

Stuart Orkin

Harvard Medical School

For his influential work on blood disorders.

Dr. Stuart H. Orkin, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at Boston Children's Hospital and professor at Harvard Medical School is known for his landmark discoveries into blood cell development and the genetic basis of blood disorders. More »

Huda Zoghbi

2016 Nemmers Prize in Medical Science Recipient

Huda Zoghbi

Baylor College of Medicine

For her groundbreaking research on Rett syndrome and other neurological disorders.

Zoghbi's specialties are pediatrics, molecular and human genetics, and neurology and neuroscience. She is known for her work regarding Rett syndrome and spinocerebellar ataxias. More »