In Memoriam: Richard Michael LoPachin

By James Luyendyk posted 13 days ago


The Society has learned that longtime SOT member Richard Michael LoPachin, PhD, passed away on September 4, 2023. For the last 20+ years of his career, Dr. LoPachin was a professor at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, specializing in neurotoxicological research. Members are encouraged to read Dr. LoPachin’s obituary.


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12 days ago

Very sad to learn.  In addition to being a fantastic impactful scientist, I will remember him fondly.  I When I was an Assistant Professor and new NIH grant reviewer decades ago, he went out of the way to welcome me to this community and served as my unofficial role model.