Navigation Links
Dr. Robert W. Conn Named President of The Kavli Foundation
Date:3/10/2009

y (DOE). He has served as chair of the Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee of the DOE and, in the late 1990's, as Chair of the Los Alamos National Laboratory's Physics Division Advisory Committee. He is currently a member of the University of California President's Advisory Committee on Science and Innovation.

Honors include receiving the Ernest O. Lawrence Memorial Award (presented on behalf of the U.S. president), the Department of Energy's Distinguished Associate Award, the American Nuclear Society's Outstanding Research Award and the Curtis W. McGraw Research Award from the American Association of Engineering Education.

Dr. Conn will become the second president of the Foundation. His appointment will follow the retirement of Dr. David H. Auston, who has served as president since 2002. "I wish to express my deepest gratitude and appreciation for the service and leadership of our current president, David Auston, under whom the Foundation has seen such tremendous growth and success," said Fred Kavli. "He has made an indelible and deep impact on both science and the Foundation, and has set the bar high as we look toward the future."

For photograph and complete profile of Dr. Conn, click here.

ABOUT THE KAVLI FOUNDATION: Established in 2000, The Kavli Foundation is dedicated to the goals of advancing science for the benefit of humanity, and promoting increased public understanding and support for scientists and their work. The Foundation's mission is implemented through an international program of research institutes, professorships, symposia and other initiatives in the fields of astrophysics, nanoscience, neuroscience, and theoretical physics. The Foundation is also a founding partner of the Kavli Prizes, which recognize scientists for the
'/>"/>

SOURCE The Kavli Foundation
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Statement by Robert Greenstein, Executive Director, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, on the Presidents 2010 Budget Proposal
2. Mylan Vice Chairman and CEO Robert J. Coury to Ring NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell
3. Rodriguez and Baseball: No Accountability; Disgraceful News Conference, Says Ex-White House Drug Spokesman Robert Weiner
4. San Francisco SPCA Dramatically Expands Charitable Veterinary Care With Opening of Leanne B. Roberts Animal Care Center
5. Direct Selling Luminary, Robert M. Henry, Partners With Rodan + Fields(R) Dermatologists as Strategic Business Advisor
6. National Safety Council Invites Robert W. Campbell Award Applications
7. AAPS Applauds the Resignation of TMB President Roberta Kalafut, Mari Robinson Should Resign Next
8. YMCA of the USA Expands Healthy Communities Initiatives With $6.8 Million Grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
9. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Awards Grants to Nine Communities In Launch of $44 Million National Program to Reverse Childhood Obesity
10. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Announces Grant Recipients for $18 Million Dollar Initiative to Prevent Intimate Partner Violence
11. Healthcare Provider, HealthCare Partners, CEO Dr. Robert Margolis Honored for Hospital Philanthropy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/26/2014)... July 26, 2014 The birth control ... Mirena IUD contraceptive of new legal information on the ... showing the number of lawsuits pending for July alleging ... free resource for those using popular prescription drugs and ... recalls, studies and legal news all in one place, ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... In recent years, men have become more ... the symptoms associated with age-related testosterone decline. Amid concerns about ... new case study from Renew Man helps to ... using bioidentical hormones. , The case study centers around ... found himself beginning to feel the effects of age-related hormonal ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... As reported by the New Orleans Advocate in ... (7/3), the state of Louisiana has recently seen a large ... cocaine. Officials believe the increase is due to a misconception ... marijuana. However, both doctors and police confirm that that belief ... call it “poison,” doctors have acknowledged that the Louisiana Poison ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... Sport Court® provided and ... Nike National Invitational Tournament (NIT) in Chicago at ... National Tournament (USJN) in Washington D.C. at the ... these prestigious national tournaments included 44 Sport Court Maple ... playing surface at McCormick Place for the NIT, and ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... TX (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 The ... Family Fun Fest on Sunday, July 27 at Discovery ... franchises include Memorial, Copperfield, Katy, Pearland, Friendswood, Spring, The ... in The Heights. , “We’re thrilled to be ... year,” said Heather Belcher who owns the Sugarland-Missouri City ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:DrugNews Adds Latest Court Updates on Mirena IUD Lawsuits 2Health News:New Case Study Highlights Effectiveness of Testosterone Therapy in Fighting Weight Gain and Fatigue 2Health News:New Case Study Highlights Effectiveness of Testosterone Therapy in Fighting Weight Gain and Fatigue 3Health News:Louisiana Recognizes Dangers of Synthetic Marijuana 2Health News:Sport Court Provides All Sports Flooring for Basketball Events in Chicago and Washington D.C. 2Health News:The Little Gym of Houston to Attend Houston Family Magazine’s Family Fun Fest 2014 2
... Several years ago, scientists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical ... regarding the Akt molecular pathway, a popular target for ... protein Akt1 was actively preventing cancer cells ... was actually promoting breast cancer cell migration. And, ...
... be one of the leading causes of oral cancer, ... experimental animals has traditionally been limited to examining the ... rather than on observing the effects of carcinogens that ... completed study conducted collaboratively by Dr. Joseph Guttenplan, a ...
... for building new organs to replace damaged livers, blood vessels ... cells grown in a lab dish to form 3-D shapes ... of Health Sciences and Technology (HST) have come up with ... cells in cubes and arranging them into 3-D structures, just ...
... strong, healthy bones. But new research from North Carolina ... the earliest days of life could have a more ... obesity than previously thought. During an 18-day trial ... levels of bone density and strength in 12 piglets ...
... physical competition, not attraction, was central in winning ... State anthropologist., "There is sexual competition in many ... professor of biological anthropology. Many researchers have ... sexual selection. They thought that people,s mating success ...
... ... (NWS), a leading provider of water conservation and water management services, was recently awarded ... ... 2010 -- National Water Services, Inc. (NWS), a leading provider of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study identifies 1 of the mechanisms behind breast cancer metastasis 2Health News:NYU College of Dentistry, Penn State develop new model for investigating tobacco/oral cancer link 2Health News:Tissue engineers create a new way to assemble artificial tissues 2Health News:Tissue engineers create a new way to assemble artificial tissues 3Health News:Calcium in early life may prevent obesity later 2Health News:It was brawn over beauty in human mating competition 2Health News:National Water Services, Inc. Receives WBE Certification 2
(Date:7/24/2014)... 2014 Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... supply management solutions and analytics software for healthcare ... to discuss the Company,s Second Quarter 2014 financial ... earnings conference call and webcastWhen: , July ... chairman, president and chief executive officer ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... BUENA, N.J., July 24, 2014  IGI Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE ... and manufacturing company, announced its financial results for the second ... Highlights , Total revenues of $6.5 million in ... the same quarter in 2013 , Total revenues of ... an increase of 78% over the same period in 2013 ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... ANGELES , July 24, 2014 Many new ... they can do to ensure that their practice will be ... purchase the basic supplies they use the most can make ... and many dentists have recently discovered that purchasing discount ... loss. According to successful dentists across ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Omnicell to Release Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Results on July 31 2IGI Laboratories Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results 2IGI Laboratories Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results 3IGI Laboratories Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results 4IGI Laboratories Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results 5IGI Laboratories Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results 6IGI Laboratories Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results 7Dental Supplies Online is Key to Dental Success...Really! 2
... 8 Globus Medical, Inc., the largest,privately held ... recognized,leader in motion preservation technology, today announced the ... IDE study. The,SECURE(R)-C device is designed to mimic ... alleviate pain and restore function as an alternative ...
... potential of asenapine in the treatment of ... schizophrenia and bipolar I disorder, ... announced that an overview of asenapine clinical trials,from the Olympia ... Psychiatric Association in Washington, D.C., May 3-8. Data from,the studies, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Globus Medical Completes Enrollment Of SECURE(R)-C Cervical Artificial Disc Clinical Trial 2Overview of Asenapine Data from Olympia Trial Program Presented at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting 2Overview of Asenapine Data from Olympia Trial Program Presented at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting 3Overview of Asenapine Data from Olympia Trial Program Presented at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting 4Overview of Asenapine Data from Olympia Trial Program Presented at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting 5Overview of Asenapine Data from Olympia Trial Program Presented at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting 6Overview of Asenapine Data from Olympia Trial Program Presented at American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting 7
The Reusable Purse String Clamp is intended for use in the mechanical construction of a purse string suture. The clamp can be used on any part of the gastrointestinal tract except the esophagus....
... Single Use Biofragmentable Anastomosis Rings., ... and side-to-side anastomosis., ,VALTRAC™ Ring ... intestinal anastomoses but not for gastric ... be used in any disease process ...
The Auto Suture™ EEA™ 34mm reusable stainless steel sizer has application in intestinal, colorectal and esophageal surgery to help evaluate the diameter of tubular structures....
... in the parafollicular C-cells of the thyroid ... The major action of calcitonin is to ... activity, resulting in decreased mobilization of calcium ... evident in conditions associated with high levels ...
Medicine Products: