RENO, NV — Dr. Martin D. Chapman, PhD, has accepted a seat on the Process Cleaning for Healthy Schools (PCHS) Consortium Advisory Board, according to a press release.
Chapman graduated with a BSc. (Honors) in Applied Biology in 1976 and received his PhD in Immunology in 1981 from the Royal Postgraduate Medical School at the University of London, the release stated.
According to the release, Dr. Chapman had postdoctoral fellowships at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and at UCLA School of Medicine, and has been a faculty member at the University of Virginia since 1985 and became a tenured Professor of Medicine in 1997.
Dr. Chapman''s scientific research focused on the molecular and structural properties of dust mite, cat, dog, cockroach and fungal allergens and their role in causing allergic diseases, especially asthma, the release noted.
Dr. Chapman was the first recipient of the Pharmacia Allergy Research Foundation Award in 1987 and has authored or co-authored over 200 scientific articles, book chapters, reviews and proceedings, the release added.
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