Honors and Awards
1956 Lewis and Clark College, Portland, Oregon: Graduated Summa Cum Laude. 1956-1960 University of Oregon Medical School: Selling Scholarships for two years, Graduated with highest honors, elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, Junior year. 1987Distinguished Alumni Award, Lewis & Clark College. 1990 Delta Omega Public Health Honorary Society, Alpha Chapter. Phi Beta Kappa, Elected as Alumni member, Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR 2003 Peruvian National Academy of Medicine, Elected, Sept, 2003 2007 Samuel P. Asper Award for Achievement for Advancing International Medical Education, by the Johns Hopkins Medical and Surgical Association
Recent publications from total of 283
Sack, DA, Sack RB, Chaignat CL. Getting serious about cholera, NEJM, 2006,355:640-651
Huq A, Sack RB, Nizam A, Longini IM, Nair GB, Ali A, Morris JG Jr, Khan MN, Siddique AK, Yunus M, Albert MJ, Sack DA, Colwell RR. Critical factors influencing the occurrence of Vibrio cholerae in the environment of Bangladesh. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2005 Aug;71(8):4645-54.
.Sack RB. Prophylactic antimicrobials for traveler's diarrhea: an early history. Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Dec 1;41 Suppl 8:S553-6.
.Qadri F, Ahmed T, Ahmed F, Sack RB, Sack DA, Svennerhollm, AM, PTE study group, Safety and immunogencitiy of an oral, inactivated enterotoxigenic Eschierichi coli plus cholera toxin B subunit vaccine in Bangladesh children, 18-36 months of age, Vaccine, 2003 21 :3994-2403
Sack DA, Sack RB, Nair GB, Siddique AK, Cholera, Lancet, 2004, 363 :223-33.
Sack RB, Siddique AK, Longini IM Jr, Nizam A, Yunus M, Islam MS, Morris JG Jr, Ali A, Huq A, Nair GB, Qadri F, Faruque SM, Sack DA, Colwell RR. A 4-year study of the epidemiology of Vibrio cholerae in four rural areas of Bangladesh, J. Infect Dis, 2003,1887:96-101.
Qadri F, Svennerholm AM, Faruque AS, Sack RB Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli in developing countries: epidemiology, microbiology, clinical features, treatment, and prevention. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2005 Jul;18(3):465-83.