Honors and Distinctions

  • 2008, Honorary D.Sc., University of Ibadan, Nigeria
  • 2008, Institute of Medicine, National Academies of Sciences, Member
  • 2008, Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Development of Public Health in Africa – University of Ibadan, Nigeria
  • 2002, Distinguished Research Alumnus Award – University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine
  • 1997, American Veterinary Epidemiology Society Honorary Diploma
  • 1996, Nobel Forum Lecturer – Karolinska Institute
  • 1986-1989, Fellow of Leukemia Society of America
  • 1986-1987, American Foundation for AIDS Research Award
  • 1986, Harvard University-Amersham Travel Award
  • 1982, Phi Zeta Veterinary Society
  • 1982, Minneapolis Kennel Club Award for Small Animal Medicine
  • 1978-1982, Allen Products Scholarship for Excellence