Jury Members

Jury Members

2019 Vilcek Dropdown Arrows
Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science
2019

Dr. Titia de Lange
Leon Hess Professor of Cell Biology, The Rockefeller University

Dr. Joan Massague
Director, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Dr. Lily Jan
Jack and De Loris Lange Endowed Chair of Physiology and Biophysics, University of California San Francisco

Dr. Ruslan Medzhitov
Sterling Professor of Immunobiology, Yale School of Medicine

Dr. Dan R. Littman
Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel Professor of Molecular Immunology, Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine

Dr. Huda Zoghbi
Professor of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine

Vilcek Prize in Culinary Arts
2019

Michael Anthony
Executive Chef, Gramercy Tavern

Andrew Knowlton
Deputy Editor and Restaurant Reviewer, Bon App├ętit

Tom Colicchio
Chef and Owner, Crafted Hospitality

Kate Krader
Food Editor, Bloomberg News

Mitchell Davis
Chief Strategy Officer, The James Beard Foundation

Nilou Motamed
Co-Founder, Story Collective

Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science
2019

Dr. Heran Darwin
Professor of Microbiology, New York University School of Medicine

Dr. Peter Palese
Horace W. Goldsmith Professor and Chair of Microbiology, Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Dr. Laurie Dempsey
Senior Editor, Nature Immunology, Nature Publishing Group

Dr. Leslie Vosshall
Robin Chemers Neustein Professor, The Rockefeller University

Dr. Yibin Kang
Warner-Lambert Parke-Davis Professor of Molecular Biology, Princeton University

Dr. Jedd Wolchok
Lloyd J. Old Chair for Clinical Investigation, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Dr. Harmit S. Malik
Principal Investigator, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Culinary Arts
2019

Jenny Z. Dirksen
National Director, Chef & Culinary Professional Relations, Share Our Strength

Ed Levine
Founder, Serious Eats

Daniela Galarza
Writer

Jordana Rothman
Restaurant Editor, Food & Wine

Francis Lam
Host, The Splendid Table

Farideh Sadeghin
Culinary Director, MUNCHIES / VICE

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