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The Scripps Research Institute
Department of Immunology
and Microbial Science (IMM-6)
10550 N. Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037 
Tel: 858-784-8054
Fax: 858-784-9981


Michael B. A. Oldstone, M.D.
John Teijaro, Ph.D.

Administrative Assistants

Gay L. Wilkins-Blade
Barbara Parker

Senior Research Associates

Brian Sullivan, Ph.D. 

Research Associates



Megan Welch
Stephanie Rice


Michael B.A. Oldstone, M.D.

Professor, Department of Immunology and Microbial Science


M.D., University of Maryland, 1961


Awards & Activities

  • Member, National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine
  • R.E. Dyer Lectureship and Directors Award (NIH) (contributions in viral pathogenesis), 2000
  • J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine (host-virus interactions), 1997
  • Biomedical Science Award, Karolinska Institute, Sweden (contributions virus/autoimmune diseases), 1994
  • Rous-Whipple Award (contributions in experimental pathology), 1993
  • Abraham Flexner Award (contributions in biomedical research), 1988
  • Cotzias Award (contributions in research of CNS), 1986
  • Elected Member, Scandinavian Society of Immunology
  • World Health Organization Committee for the Eradication of Poliomyelitis and Measles Virus
  • American Association of Physicians
  • American Society for Clinical Investigation
  • Fellow, American Academy of Microbiology
  • Member, National Advisory Committee, The PEW Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences
  • Editor, Virology, Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Experimental Medicine, Immunity. 
  • Burroughs Wellcome Professorship Award for MRC, Mill Hill, UK.