Dr. Dutton was born in Great Britain, has a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from London University, London, United Kingdom and a Masters of Arts and Bachelor of Arts degree in Biochemistry from the Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
He spent many years as a Professor in the Department of Biology, for the University of San Diego, including service as Department Chair from 1986-1988, and serves as an Adjunct Faculty member of the Trudeau Institute, Inc., in Saranac Lake, New York.
He served as President of the American Association of Immunologists (AAI) and was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award for his distinguished scientific accomplishment and extraordinary service to the AAI in April, 2004.
In the past he has held membership in various organizations and received many awards, such as the American Cancer Society Faculty Research Award. He has over 200 publications to date. Elected fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science 2007.
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To contack Dr. Dutton email: Richard.Dutton@umassmed.edu