NCI's Torres-Anjel Honored
Dr. Manuel J. Torres-Anjel (r), a program director within the Diagnostic Imaging Program in NCI's Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, is welcomed as a 1998 distinguished scholar member of the National Academies of Practice in Veterinary Medicine (NAP-VM) by Dr. Edward Rhode, NAP-VM chair. An active member of NIH's Hispanic scientific and employee activities, Torres-Anjel also serves as an EEO counselor. NAP, which consists of 10 academies, is an organization of individuals judged by their peers in the health care disciplines to have made significant and enduring contributions to the advancement of professional practice. Dr. Manuel J. Torres-Anjel (r),
Vermelker Award to NIEHS' Wright
Judy Field, president of the Special Libraries Association, presents Larry Wright of the NIEHS Library and Information Services Branch with the Rose L. Vermelker Award at the group's annual meeting in Indianapolis recently. The award, given for the first time this year, recognizes Wright's exceptional mentoring of students and professionals in the field. As chair of the association's student and academic relations committee, Wright brought faculty, students and practitioners together at universities throughout the world.