Navigation Links
Hertz Fellow, Grant I. Gillary, Receives Hertz Foundation-George Lerman Fellowship
Date:9/20/2012

ard; he was the only student to receive both awards in the course's ten-year history. 

Immediately upon completion of his schooling, Gillary was assigned as the intelligence advisor for a military transition team and completed a seven-month deployment to Iraq as the intelligence advisor for the Fifth Brigade, Iraqi Department of Border Enforcement.  Upon return from Iraq, he was promoted to Captain and took command of Second Platoon, Bravo Company, First Reconnaissance Battalion, First Marine Division (Fwd) and deployed to combat operations in Helmand Province, Afghanistan from May-December 2010.  He received a Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal with Combat Distinguishing Device for his actions in Afghanistan. His proudest moment was returning from seven-months of intense combat operations with all of his Marines alive. 

The Hertz Foundation-George Lerman Fellowship is named by David and Louis Lerman for their father, George Lerman, MD, who has had a military, medical, and physics career of considerable depth. Dr. Lerman holds graduate degrees in physics, medicine, and economics.  Early on he served as the first chief of space medicine for the US space program where he was responsible for the original seven Mercury astronauts. Dr. Lerman worked on both the human and hardware issues of manned spaceflight.  "George is a delightful raconteur of history, economics, and the human condition," continued Dr. Davis. "In his active 'retirement' George timeshares between high tech startups (with patents pending) and finishing his PhD studies in physics at Stanford."

For nearly a half century, the Hertz Foundation has fostered America's strength by finding the best and brightest from the applied physical, biological and engineering sciences. Considered the Nation's most generous support for graduate education in these disciplines, the Hertz Fellowship is valued at more than a quarter million dollars per student, with su
'/>"/>

SOURCE The Fannie and John Hertz Foundation
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Three Hertz Foundation Fellows Receive Presidential Honors; Leaders in Applied Physical, Biological and Engineering Sciences
2. Ultra-fast photodetector and terahertz generator
3. Researchers realize high-power, narrowband terahertz source at room temperature
4. WaferGen Bio-systems Awarded 1 Million Euro Grant by the Luxembourg Government to expand its European Operations
5. Symphogen Grants Exclusive Worldwide License of Phase II Oncology Drug Candidate Sym004 to Merck KGaA
6. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Awards $12 Million in Research Grants in Four Critical Areas of Unmet Medical Need
7. Trellis Bioscience Awarded SBIR Grant to Advance CMV Program
8. RIT professor receives National Science Foundation grant to improve on-chip networks with wireless technology
9. ERT Granted Patents on Clinical Trial Participant Compliance
10. USPTO Grants Butamax a Further KARI Enzyme Patent
11. Oramed Pharmaceuticals Granted 2nd Patent in New Zealand; 3rd Patent for Core Technology on Oral Delivery of Proteins
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/26/2015)... 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - iCo Therapeutics ("iCo" or "the ... results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015. ... dollars and presented under International Financial Reporting Standards ... respect to our Oral Amp B program, rapidly ... said Andrew Rae , President & CEO ...
(Date:8/26/2015)... GERMANTOWN, Md. , Aug. 26, 2015 ... synthetic biology, announced today the closing of its previously ... in full by the underwriters of their option to ... the public offering price of $41.00 per share.  The ... of shares of common stock sold by Intrexon to ...
(Date:8/26/2015)... , ... August 26, 2015 , ... PRC Clinical, ... develop new business relationships with local sponsors in southern California. The Clinical Trial Management ... drug development processes and regulatory pathways., , Stem Cell ...
(Date:8/25/2015)... Human Longevity, Inc. (HLI), the genomics-based, technology-driven company, announced today ... as Chief Operating Officer. Winham, who brings more than 25 ... report directly to HLI,s CEO, J. Craig Venter , ... Winham will be responsible for managing all HLI sequencing, laboratory ... HLI currently has three locations in San Diego ...
Breaking Biology Technology:iCo Therapeutics Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 2iCo Therapeutics Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 3Intrexon Announces Closing of $230 Million Public Offering of Common Stock including Full Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 2Intrexon Announces Closing of $230 Million Public Offering of Common Stock including Full Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 3Intrexon Announces Closing of $230 Million Public Offering of Common Stock including Full Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 4PRC Clinical To Attend Major Industry Conferences And Meet Sponsor Companies In The San Diego Biotech Hub 2PRC Clinical To Attend Major Industry Conferences And Meet Sponsor Companies In The San Diego Biotech Hub 3Human Longevity, Inc. Hires Life Sciences Leader, Mark Winham, as Chief Operating Officer 2
... of African American Celebs Join Obama in Knowing their Roots in ... of African descent spawn trend in African Americans to trace roots ... ... DC (PRWEB) November 27, 2008 -- One thing President-Elect Barack Obama ...
... sailing a spacecraft by the optical force of the sun,s light. ... the oversized sails that have been tried. Now a team led ... Science has shown that the force of light indeed can ... to nano-proportions. , Their work opens the door to a ...
... must-have gift , ... New York, NY(PRWEB) November 26, 2008 --DNA 11, ... launch DNA Mini Portraits™, a more affordable line of DNA Art that ... most personal and unique gifting solution for this holiday season that are ...
Cached Biology Technology:Growing Interest in DNA-Based Genetic Testing Among African American with Historic Election of President Elect Barack Obama 2Growing Interest in DNA-Based Genetic Testing Among African American with Historic Election of President Elect Barack Obama 3'The photon force is with us': Harnessing light to drive nanomachines 2DNA 11, Creators of DNA Art, Introduces a More Affordable Line of Custom Portraits for this Year's Gift Giving Season 2
(Date:8/20/2015)... PLEASANTON, Calif. , Aug. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... focused on consumers that are active and healthy. ... used in the hospital environment to help improve ... released a video from the Wearable Technologies ... MD discussed new applications for wearables in healthcare.    ...
(Date:8/19/2015)... 19, 2015  VOXX International Corporation (Nasdaq: ... into a Definitive Agreement to purchase the assets, ... market leader EyeLock through an acquiring entity.  Upon ... controlling interest in the acquiring entity. The closing ... due diligence.  Expanding on its existing supply chain ...
(Date:8/17/2015)... 2015  NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" ... the growing mobile commerce market and creator of the ... Q4 2015. The new marketing campaign is being spearheaded ... Marketing Group ( http://amplitudemarketing.com/ ) and TPMG ( http://tmpg.com/ ... in retail driven marketing and brand awareness and has ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Leaf Healthcare Releases Video from Wearable Technology Conference on New Applications for Wearables in the Hospital Environment 2Leaf Healthcare Releases Video from Wearable Technology Conference on New Applications for Wearables in the Hospital Environment 3VOXX International Corporation Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire The Assets And A Controlling Interest Of Biometric Leader EyeLock 2VOXX International Corporation Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire The Assets And A Controlling Interest Of Biometric Leader EyeLock 3VOXX International Corporation Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire The Assets And A Controlling Interest Of Biometric Leader EyeLock 4VOXX International Corporation Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire The Assets And A Controlling Interest Of Biometric Leader EyeLock 5NXT-ID, Inc. Launches Sales Campaign for Wocket Smart Wallet with Award Winning Marketing Team 2NXT-ID, Inc. Launches Sales Campaign for Wocket Smart Wallet with Award Winning Marketing Team 3
... test to detect whether a person might develop Alzheimer,s ... in their quest toward reversing the disease,s onset in ... Building on a study that started 20 years ago ... or in various stages of developing Alzheimer,s disease, the ...
... paper by a team of researchers led by Shahriar ... University of Notre Dame, provides important new insights into ... The cell wall is a critically important entity ... a rigid entity encasing the bacterium, and antibiotics are ...
... Boulder team working at 16,400 feet in the Peruvian ... glacier ice can swiftly establish a thriving community of ... plants. The discovery is the first to reveal ... of the most extreme environments on Earth and has ...
Cached Biology News:Researchers seeking to identify Alzheimer's risk focus on specific blood biomarker 2As Andean glacier retreats, tiny life forms swiftly move in, CU-Boulder study shows 2As Andean glacier retreats, tiny life forms swiftly move in, CU-Boulder study shows 3
High-throughput DNA preparation and end sequencing of BAC libraries. 3730xl DNA sequencers. LIMS tracking utilizing Geospiza's Finch system. Full-length BAC sequencing also available. Our expertise h...
... DNA sequencing is the experimental process ... DNA region. The automated DNA Sequencing is ... thermostable DNA polymerase, which allows cycle sequencing ... and detected in a capillary instrument controlled ...
... The antibody is preadsorbed to remove any reactivity ... buffered aqueous glycerol solution A solution in ... and Ca 2+ ), pH 7.3 (+/- ... protease free) and 0.05% sodium azide A synthetic ...
... The Bio-Plex maintenance, calibration, ... a custom 96-well plate used ... and calibration procedures using the ... MCV plate is for use ...
Biology Products: