Paul A. Offit
#6409 Overall Influence

Paul A. Offit

American immunologist

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Paul Allan Offit is an American pediatrician specializing in infectious diseases, vaccines, immunology, and virology. He is the co-inventor of a rotavirus vaccine. Offit is the Maurice R. Hilleman Professor of Vaccinology, Professor of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Former Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases , and the Director of the Vaccine Education Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He has been a member of the Centers for Disease Control Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. Offit is a Board Member of Every Child By Two and a Founding Board Member of the Autism Science Foundation .

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Tufts University
Tufts University

Private research university in Medford/Somerville, Massachusetts

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University of Maryland, Baltimore
University of Maryland, Baltimore

University in Baltimore, Maryland

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University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania

Private research university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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    #33 World Rank #7 USA Rank
    Medical
    #892 World Rank #317 USA Rank
    Biology