AAA Honorary Members

Nomination deadline: December 1

Periodically, the Society grants honorary membership to recognize exceptional accomplishments in the field of anatomical sciences. Honorary Members receive a lifetime complimentary AAA membership and may be asked to participate in a future AAA Annual Meeting or contribute a review article to an AAA journal.

Current AAA Honorary Members

  Pietro M. Motta, M.D., Ph.D. (Univ. of Rome La Sapienza), Elected 1971
  Rene Couteaux, M.D., DSc. (Univ. of Paris)*, Elected 1974
  James L. Gowans, MBBS, Dphil (Medical Research Council, United Kingdom), Elected 1975
  Junnoskue Nakai, M.D. (Hamamatsu Univ. School of Medicine, Japan), Elected 1976
  Kahee Niimi, M.D. (Okayama Univ., Japan), Elected 1978
  Eduardo D.P. DeRobertis, Ph.D. (Univ. of Buenos Aires)*, Elected 1980
  Joseph M. Yoffey, DSc, M.D., FRCS (The Hebrew Univ., Israel)*, Elected 1980
  Dietrich Wilhelm Scheuermann, M.D. (Univ. of Antwerp, Belgium), Elected 1980
  Pieter Van Duijn, Ph.D. (Rijsuniversiteit Leiden, Netherlands), Elected 1981
  Eichi Yamada, Ph.D. (Fukuoka Univ., Japan), Elected 1983
  Nicole Le Douarin (Institute de`Embryologie du CNRS et du College de France), Elected 1984
  T.H. Schiebler, Ph.D. (Institut der Universitat, Germany), Elected 1986
  Philip V. Tobias (Univ. of the Witwatersrand Medical School, South Africa)*, Elected 1987
  Margaret R. Matthews (Oxford Univ., United Kingdom), Elected 1987
  W.G. Forssmann, Ph.D. (Lower Saxony Institute for Peptide Research, Germany), Elected 1989
  Kazuo Ogawa, M.D., Ph.D. (Kyoto Univ., Japan)*, Elected 1993
  Rudolf Balling, Ph.D. (Institute for Mammalian Genetics, Germany), Elected 1999
  David Brynmor Thomas, Ph.D. (Parkgate, Scotland), Elected 1999
  Liberato John Alphonse Di Dio, M.D., D.Sc., (Universidade De Santo Amaro, Brazil)*, Elected 2002
  Mircea Ifrim, M.D., Ph.D.(Romanian Parliament), Elected 2002
  Harumichi Seguchi, M.D., Ph.D. (Kochi Medical School, Japan), Elected 2002
  Adriana C. Gittenberger-de Groot (Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands), Elected 2004
  Masatoshi Takeichi (RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology, Japan), Elected 2004
  Lewis Wolpert (University College London, England), Elected 2004
  Sir John Gurdon, D.Phil., D.Sc., FRS (The Wellcome Trust/University of Cambridge, UK), Elected 2005
  Barry Fabian (Univ. of the Witwatersrand, South Africa), Elected 2008
  Javier DeFelipe (Cajal Institute), Elected 2013
  Jeff Lichtman (Harvard University), Elected 2013


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