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CEO Gold Award (1990, '91, '92), The Wall Street Transcript
Laguna Niguel The Best of Biotech Award (1991, 1994)
Laguna Niguel SWAT Team Award (1993)
Entrepreneur of the Year (Merrill Lynch, Ernst & Young, (1992)
Renegade of the Year, Success Magazine (1995)
Laguna Niguel Biotech Hall of Fame (1997)
Ernst & Young’s Master Entrepreneur Award (2007)
Chemical Heritage Foundation of BIO Biotechnology Heritage Award (2008)
Frost & Sullivan’s Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology Lifetime Achievement Award (2009)
Boston Biotech CEO Lifetime Achievement Award (2010)


Doctor of Business Administration, Honoris Causa Worcester State College (1996)
Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences (1999)
Honorary Fellow of the British Royal College of Physicians (2005)
Honorary Doctor of Science Degree from the University of Massachusetts, Boston (2007)
Babson’s College Distinguished Academy of Entrepreneurs (2010)
Honorary Doctor of Global Business Degree from NorthEastern University (2011)
Honorary Doctor of Science Degree from Framingham State University (2011)
Honorary Doctorate Degree from the University of Twente, The Netherlands (2011)


Torch of Liberty Award, Anti Defamation League, (1995)
The Governor's New American Award, Massachusetts (1997)
Humanitarian of the Year, Cardinal Cushing School for Exceptional Children (1997)
The Hope Award, Biomedical Science Career's Project (1999)
Golden Door Award, International Institute of Boston (1999)
Humanitarian Award, Genetic Disease Foundation (2000)
The Boston History Collaborative History Makers Award in Biotechnology (2001)
Cor Vitae Award from the American Heart Association (2003)
The Franklin Delano Roosevelt Humanitarian Award from The March of Dimes (2003)
United States National Medal of Technology and Innovation (accepted on behalf of Genzyme) ( 2005)
French-American Business Award of New England (2005)
Netherlands American Foundation awarded The Ambassador J. William Middendorf II Award (2010)
Boston Chamber of Commerce, Academy of Distinguished Bostonians (2010)
National Tay-Sachs & Allied Diseases (NTSAD) Gala Honoree (2012)
Global Genes/Project R.A.R.E. Lifetime Achievement Award (2012)
Visiting Nurses Association of Boston Hero in Healthcare Award (2014)
World Orphan Drug Congress USA Lifetime Achievement Award (2015)


Michael Rosenblatt and Henri Termeer, “Biopharmaceutical industry research and development, contributions to health, and the price of medicines,” NEJM Catalyst

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