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Lindberg, Donald AB

Honors and Awards

MLA
  • Honorary Member, 2013
  • Donald A. B. Lindberg Research Fellowship established, 2003
  • President’s Award, 1997
Other Awards
  • International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics: Founding Fellow, 2017
  • Coalition for Networked Information: Paul Evan Peters Award, 2014, for notable and lasting international achievements related to information technology and the creation and use of information resources and services that advance scholarship and intellectual productivity
  • Senior Executive Service: Meritorious Executive, 1997
  • American College of Medical Informatics: Morris F. Collen Award, 1997
  • American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering: Founding Fellow, 1992
  • American Medical Association: Nathan Davis Award for Outstanding Government Service by Member of Executive Branch in Career Public Service, Inaugural Recipient, 1989
  • National Academy of Medicine (then, Institute of Medicine): Elected, 1985
  • American College of Medical Informatics: Founding Fellow, 1984

Other Accomplishments and Activities (selected)

  • Health On the Net (HON) Foundation: Council, member, 1996–2018
  • National Academy of Medicine (then, Institute of Medicine): Council, member, 1992–1995
  • American Medical Informatics Association: founding president, 1988–1991
  • National Board of Medical Examiners: Executive Committee, member, 1987–1991
  • National Academy of Sciences: Computer Science and Engineering Board, member, 1971–1974

Publications (5 representative)

Professional Positions

  • Director Emeritus, National Library of Medicine, 2015–2019
  • Director, National Library of Medicine, 1984–2015
  • US Coordinator, G-7 Global Healthcare Applications Project, 1996–2000
  • Director (founding), National Coordination Office, White House High Performance Computing and Communications Program, 1992–1995
  • Director, Information Science Group, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, 1971–1984
  • Professor of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, 1969–1984
  • Professor and Chairman, Department of Information Science, School of Library and Information Science, University of Missouri, 1969–1971
  • Associate Professor of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, 1966–1969
  • Assistant Professor of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, 1963–1966
  • Instructor in Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Missouri, 1962–1963

MLA published statements about the honorary member

Education

  • Resident physician in pathology, University of Missouri School of Medicine, Columbia, MO, 1960–1962
  • Assistant resident in pathology, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY, 1958–1960
  • Intern in pathology, Columbian Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY, 1958–1959
  • MD, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, 1958
  • AB, magna cum laude, Amherst College, Amherst, MA, 1954

 

Contributed by Betsy L. Humphreys, FMLA

 

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