Award Name : Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize
Year of Award : 2012
Award for : Science and Engineering
Location : Lawrence, Kansas, United States
Joe Lutkenhaus, Ph.D, is a Professor at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He received a B.S. in organic chemistry from Iowa state University and then a PhD in biochemistry for the University of California, Los Angeles. Following his PhD, Lutkenhaus pursued his postodoctoral studies with William Donachie at Edinburgh University and then continued at the University of Connecticut Health Science center. In 2002, Dr. Lutkenhaus became a fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology.He received Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize in 2012.