John T. Schiller, PhD

Dr. Schiller is Deputy Chief and Head of the Neoplastic Disease Section, Laboratory of Cellular Oncology at the National Cancer Institute, NIH, and an NIH Distinguished Investigator. He has received numerous awards for his contributions to papillomavirus virus molecular biology and HPV vaccine development, including the Lasker DeBakey Award in 2017, the American Society for Microbiology’s Joseph Public Health Award in 2014, and National Medal of Technology and Innovation in 2014. Dr. Schiller graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a B.S. in molecular biology and received a Ph.D. from the Department of Microbiology of the University of Washington in Seattle.