300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94304
Presenter: Barry Coller, M.D.
Physician in Chief
Vice President for Medical Affairs
David Rockefeller Professor
Allen and Frances Adler Laboratory of Blood and Vascular Biology
Dr. Coller received his B.A. from Columbia University in 1966 and his M.D. from the New York University School of Medicine in 1970. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Bellevue Hospital in New York City and received advanced training in hematology and clinical pathology at the National Institutes of Health. He was at Stony Brook University from 1976 to 1993, and from 1993 to 2001 he served as a professor of medicine and chairman of the department of medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Coller came to Rockefeller in 2001 as the first David Rockefeller Professor, head of the Laboratory of Blood and Vascular Biology, physician in chief of The Rockefeller University Hospital and vice president for medical affairs. Dr. Coller also serves as principal investigator of the university’s Clinical and Translational Science Award, director of The Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science, and director of the Center for Basic and Translational Research on Disorders of the Digestive System.
Dr. Coller received the Pasarow Award in 2005, the Warren Alpert Foundation Award in 2001 and a National Research Achievement Award from the American Heart Association in 1998. He is a member of the Institute of Medicine, the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Coller is a past president of the American Society of Hematology and was founding president of the Society for Clinical and Translational Science.