#3170 Overall Influence

Albert Sabin

Polish-American physician and epidemiologist who developed oral polio vaccines

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From Wikipedia

Albert Bruce Sabin was a Polish-American medical researcher, best known for developing the oral polio vaccine, which has played a key role in nearly eradicating the disease. In 1969–72, he served as the President of the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel.

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University of Cincinnati

Public research university in Cincinnati, Ohio

University of South Carolina

University in Columbia, South Carolina

New York University

Private research university in New York City

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#40 World Rank
Medical
#391 World Rank
Biology