DoD Scientist of the Quarter

U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (MRMC) Scientist Honored as the Department of Defense (DoD) Laboratory Scientist of the Quarter

Dr. Richard Sciotti from the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (MRMC) is honored as the 2018 first quarter winner of the Department of Defense (DoD) Laboratory Scientist of the Quarter Award. Dr. Sciotti is a Senior Scientist and Chief of Medicinal Chemistry for Experimental Therapeutics (ET), Military Malaria Research Program, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR). He is recognized as a leader in malaria prophylaxis and small molecule antibiotic development for the Department of Defense.

Dr. Richard Sciotti of the Therapeutics Branch, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, U.S. Army Medical and Research Command, accepts a Laboratory Scientist of the Quarter Award during a 2018 Engineers Week event at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. Feb. 21, 2018. With him are Ms. Mary Miller, performing the duties of the assistant secretary of defense for Research and Engineering, and Dr. Jagadeesh Pamulapati, director, Laboratories Office at the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering.

Dr. Jagadeesh Pamulapati, director, Laboratories Office at the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering, Dr. Richard Sciotti, MRMC, and Ms. Mary Miller, Performing the Duties of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering. (DoD photo by EJ Hersom)