Dennis D. Taub
Dennis Daniel Taub was born on September 27, 1964 in Norfolk, Va, USA. In 1985, he received his B.S. degree in microbiology and the B.S. degree in medical technology from Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pa, USA (summa cum laude). In 1991, he obtained the Ph.D. degree in microbiology and immunology from Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa, USA. From 1983 to 1988, Taub worked as a Medical Technologist and a Night-Call Supervisor, full time and part time, at Pennsylvania Hospital, Medical College of Pennsylvania and Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa, USA (multiple disciplines including Blood Bank, Microbiology, STAT Lab, Hematology, Serology, Chemistry). During 1988–1991, he was a graduate student at Temple University of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa, USA. His thesis is entitled "The immunoregulatory effects of staphylococcal enterotoxin B", under the supervision of Dr. Thomas J. Rogers. Taub became a Research Associate (Dr. Ken Blank) at the Department of Pathology and Lab Medicine, Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa, USA. Between 1991 and 1993, he served as a Staff Fellow at the Laboratory of Molecular Immunoregulation, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Frederick, Md, USA. He was the Head of the Clinical Monitoring/Vaccine Research Laboratory, National Cancer Institute-Frederick Cancer Research and Development, SAIC-Frederick, Md, USA (1993–1997). Since 1997, he was the Acting Chief at the Laboratory of Immunology Chief, Clinical Immunology Section, GRC, NIA, NIH, Baltimore, Md, USA. From 1998 to 2004, he worked as a Director and Manager at the Clinical Core Laboratory, GRC, NIA, NIH, Baltimore, Md, USA [CLIA-licensed laboratory in over 49 tests]. He served as a Safety Chairperson, GRC, NIA, NIH, Baltimore, Md, USA, from 1997 to 2002 . Moreover, he served as the Chief of the Central Laboratory Services Section, RRB, GRC, NIA, NIH, Baltimore, Md, USA, between 1999 and 2002. Since 2006, Taub was the Director of Clinical Core Laboratory, CRB, GRC, NIA, NIH, Baltimore, Md, USA [CLIA-licensed for certain testing]. Recently, he is the Head of NIA-IRP repository, NIA, NIH, Baltimore, Md, USA.
Biography Updated on 5 August 2008