Richard J. Vetter

Title: Professor Emeritus of Biophysics, Radiation Safety Officer Emeritus

Company: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Location: Rochester, MN United States

Achievements:

  • Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2017)
  • Honoree, Distinguished Alumnus in Professional Development, College of Health & Human Sciences, Purdue University (2014)
  • Honoree, Madewell Lecturer, Hershey Medical Center, The Pennsylvania State University (2010)
  • Honoree, John C. Villforth Lecturer, Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors (2009)
  • Recipient, Founders Award, Health Physics Society (2003)
  • Honoree, Distinguished Alumnus in Professional Development, South Dakota State University (2002)
  • Recipient, Outstanding Physician/Scientist Educator Award, Mayo School of Health-Related Sciences, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research (2001)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Career Award, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research (2000)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Career Award, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research (2000)
  • Recipient, Mayo Radiography Program Faculty Award for Best Teacher, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research (1984, 1988, 1992, 1998)
  • Honoree, Distinguished Alumnus, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Purdue University (1987)
  • Honoree, Sigma Xi Lecturer and Visiting Scientist, South Dakota State University (1984)
  • Honoree, Distinguished Alumnus, Department of Biology, South Dakota State University (1989)
  • Honoree, Outstanding Young Men of America (1979)
  • Honoree, Best Teacher, Purdue Student Association, Purdue University (1979)
  • Recipient, Environmental Toxicology Fellowship, National Institutes of Health (1967-1969)
  • Recipient, Research Award, South Dakota Academy of Science (1965)
  • Recipient, Federal Land Bank Scholarship (1961-1962)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in America (2002-2003, 2008)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering (1999, 2006-2007)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare (2004, 2006)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in the Midwest (1994)

Designations:

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University
  • Master of Science, South Dakota State University
  • Bachelor of Science, South Dakota State University
  • Diplomate, American Board of Medical Physics Inc.
  • Diplomate, American Board of Health Physics

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