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Wyss wins top honor from Alabama Academy of Science

March 12, 2012

J. Michael Wyss, Ph.D

J. Michael Wyss, Ph.D., director of the UAB Center for Outreach Research Development and professor of cell biology, cardiology, medicine, neurobiology, psychology and Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC), has been awarded the Wright A. Gardner Award, the highest honor presented by the Alabama Academy of Science.

AAS was established in 1984 to honor outstanding work in Alabama. Wright A. Gardner, a progressive scientist and educator, was its principal founder and first president.