Dr. Edward Janoff has been invited to serve as a member of the
HIV/AIDS Vaccines Study Section (VACC) at the NIH for a four year term (2017-2021). Members of NIH study sections are selected on the basis of their demonstrated competence and achievement in their scientific discipline as evidenced by the quality of research accomplishments, publications in scientific journals, and other significant scientific activities, achievements and honors. Study sections review grant applications submitted to the NIH, make recommendations on these applications to the appropriate NIH national advisory council or board, and survey the status of research in their fields of science. These functions are of great value to medical and allied research in this country and this selection is an honor and testament to Dr. Janoff’s stature in the field.