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Stuart Kornfeld, MD

Professor
Department of Medicine
Hematology Division
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics

Clinical Interests

  • General hematology

Research Interests

  • Intracellular protein trafficking
  • Lysosomes
  • Glycoproteins

Contact

  • 314-362-8803 (office)
  • 314-362-8828 (lab)
  • 314-362-8826 (fax)
  • Room 8826 Clinical Sciences Research Building (office)
  • Room 8828 Clinical Sciences Research Building (lab)
  • Hematology Division
    Campus Box 8125
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110

Biosketch

Education
1958 AB, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
1962 MD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Post-graduate Training
1962-1963 Intern in Ward Medicine, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, MO
1963-1965 Research Associate, National Institute of Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases, NIH
1965-1966 Assistant Resident in Ward Medicine, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Academic Positions & Employment
1966-1967 Instructor in Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
1967-1970 Assistant Professor of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine
1968-1976 Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Washington University School of Medicine
1970-1972 Associate Professor of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine
1972-present Professor of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine
1973-1976 Director, Division of Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine
1976-1992 Co-Director, Division of Hematology-Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine
1993-2008 Co-Director, Division of Hematology, Washington University School of Medicine
2000-present David C. and Betty Farrell Distinguished Professor of Medicine
2008-2009 Director, Division of Hematology, Washington University School of Medicine
Appointments & Committees
1991-1997 Director, Medical Scientist Training Program, Washington University School of Medicine
2000-present Co-Director, Physician Scientist Training Program, Washington University School of Medicine
Honors & Awards
1959 Biochemistry Award, Washington University School of Medicine
1962 Bordon Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Research
1966-1971 American Cancer Society Faculty Research Associate
1971-1976 Research Career Development Award, National Institutes of Health
1982 National Academy of Sciences
1983 Institute of Medicine
1984 American Academy of Arts and Sciences
1987 Alumni/Faculty Award, Washington University School of Medicine
1989 Jubilee Lecturer and Harden Medallist, The Biochemical Society
1991 Passano Award (with William Sly)
1992 E. Donnall Thomas Lectureship and Prize
1999 Karl Meyer Award, Society for Glycobiology
2002 UCSD/Nature Medicine "Mentorship Award"
2002 Gerty & Carl Cori Faculty Recognition Award, Washington University
2002 Second Century Award, Washington University
2010 Kober Medal, Association of American Physicians
2010 Distinguished Faculty Award, Washington University
2010 E. B. Wilson Medal, American Society for Cell Biology (with James Rothman and Randy Schekman)
2012 Herbert Tabor/Journal of Biological Chemistry Lectureship, American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Editorial Responsibilities
1972-1996 Editorial Board, Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics
1976-1981 Editorial Board, Journal of Biological Chemistry
1977-1981 Associate Editor, Journal of Clinical Investigation
1981-1982 Editor, Journal of Clinical Investigation
1982-1987 Associate Editor, Journal of Biological Chemistry
1985-1991 Editorial Board, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
1988-1991 Editorial Board, Journal of Cell Biology
1992-2004 Editorial Board, Molecular Biology of the Cell
1997-2007 Consulting Editor, Journal of Clinical Investigation
1998-2003 Editorial Board, Journal of Biological Chemistry
Professional Societies
  American Society for Clinical Investigation
  American Society of Biological Chemists
  American Society of Hematolgy
  Association of American Physicians
  Foreign Member, Finnish Society of Sciences and Letters
Board Memberships
1972-1975 Councillor, American Society for Clinical Investigation
1974-1977 Member, NIH Cell Biology Study Section
1983-1987 Member, NIADDK Board of Scientific Counselors
1986-1991 Secretary, Association of American Physicians
1991-1997 Councillor, Associaton of American Physicians
1986-1994 Member, Scientific Review Board, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
1987-1995 Member, Board of Scientific Advisors, Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research
1995-2000 Medical Advisory Board, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
1997-1998 President, Association of American Physicians
1997-present Member, Board of Directors, Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Foundation
1998-2012 Albert Lasker Medical Research Awards Jury