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Roche Women Honored as 2009 TWIN Awardees

NUTLEY, N.J., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Three Roche employees were recognized for their significant contributions to industry in New Jersey at the 2009 TWIN Awards Dinner held April 30, 2009. Honored were Nancy Shore DiLella, J.D., senior counsel and managing attorney; Theresa Martinez, marketing di...

Mayo Clinic Announces 2008 Distinguished Alumni Awardees

ROCHESTER, Minn., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Andrew Engel, M.D., Roland Moskowitz, M.D., Peter Pairolero, M.D., and Robert Wallace, M.D., received the 2008 Mayo Clinic Distinguished Alumni Award. The awards were presented at a dinner hosted by the Mayo Clinic Alumni Association on Sep...

Internet2 Congratulates FCC Rural Health Care Pilot Program Grant Awardees

Organization Applauds FCC Program to Facilitate Creation of National Health Network and Enable Connections to the Internet2 Network WASHINGTON, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet2 applauds the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) and Chairman Martin's action in announcing the grant rec...

Delmarva Foundation Announces 2007 Trustee Awardees

HANOVER, Md., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Delmarva Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the Maryland and District of Columbia Hospital Trustee "Driving Quality" Awards for 2007. The award honors a hospital trustee whose leadership has inspired the hospital to continuously ac...

CDC Recognizes Innovative Obesity Prevention and Control Initiatives With Weight of the Nation Awards

...tribal nations have worked successfully to influence environmental, economic, social and cultural shifts toward obesity prevention and control. awardees are: Alliance for a Healthier Generation Founded in 2005 by the American Heart Association and the William J. Clinton Foundati...

Hospital Trustees Earn Certification Under Minnesota Hospital Association Program

...ipants had to earn, for example, 35 education units in topics as varied as strategic planning and positioning and patient safety and quality. awardees were: Diane S. Cross, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, Minneapolis; Loren Morey, Lakewood Health System, Staples; ...

Photos: $8 Million in Asthma Research Grants Awarded to 12 Scientists

...OGO ) The $8 million will be allocated among awardees who will each receive up to $750,000 over a three-...address the asthma epidemic. As in previous years, awardees come from outstanding academic institutions in the...dation began, over $70 million has been granted to awardees to pursue the basic research essential to providin...

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) Presents Prestigious Research Awards at Annual Meeting

...gth of the repair more than surgical repair alone. awardees receive a monetary compensation of $1,500. Air...ury. Voted on by the AOSSM's Fellowship Committee, awardees receive $1,500. Cabuad Memorial Award Given t... is selected by the AOSSM Awards Subcommittee with awardees receiving $500. Excellence in Research Award ...

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation awards $2.7M to 7 top young clinical investigators

... committed more than $32 million to support the careers of 48 physician-scientists across the United States since 2000. 2009 Clinical Investigator awardees Andrew L. Feldman, MD Dr. Feldman's research focuses on defining the role of the transcription factor IRF4 in T-cell lymphomas (TCLs), aggress...

AUA Foundation names the 2009 Astellas Rising Stars in Urology award winners

... must also be board-certified or board-eligible urologists, or those currently participating in a training program to obtain certification in urology. awardees must remain in academic practice for a minimum amount of time equal to the number of years for which they receive grant support. ...
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Malaria Vaccine Developer, Sanaria Inc., Receives 2009 Vaccine Industry Excellence Award for Best Early-Stage Vaccine Biotech

...ls working in the vaccine industry. Sanaria was named Best Early-Stage Vaccine Biotech from a group of nine companies shortlisted for the award. Other awardees included GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals for Best Vaccine R&D Pipeline and Merck for Best Prophylactic Vaccine. "This award caps a remarkable per...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards $2 Million for Research on Cognitive and Mood Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease

...ing a preclinical model to better characterize the putative link between dopamine replacement and impulse control problems. The selection of program awardees was made exclusively by the Foundation under its standard peer-review process. Awards duration ranges from one to three years. As with all MJFF grants...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards $2.4 Million for Validation of Nine Promising Therapeutic Targets for Parkinson's Disease

...nt translation of these discoveries into practical therapies that benefit people living with PD. Projects funded in this cohort of Target Validation awardees fall into three categories: targets for therapies to alleviate symptoms of PD; approaches focused on dyskinesias, the excessive, uncontrollable moveme...

Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards Up to $3 Million to Industry Teams to Jumpstart Promising PD Drug Development

...development, thus helping to speed companies' abilities to reach critical decision points for Parkinson's disease projects. Each of the four TDI grant awardees listed below will undertake research aimed at solving critical gaps in the development of new PD treatments. "While industry plays a vital role in...

MJFF and Merck Serono (EMD Serono in North America) Join Forces on $2-Million Initiative to Drive Treatments for PD-Related Cognitive Dysfunction and Mood Disorders

...in the call must RSVP to conferencecalls@michaeljfox.org and will receive an e-mail reply with call-in details. The overall selection of program awardees will be made exclusively by the Foundation under its standard peer-review process. Pre-proposals under this initiative are required and are due at 6 p...

Abbott's m2000(TM) Molecular Diagnostic Instrument and RealTime HIV-1 Test Win Chicago Innovation Award

... intended to create awareness of the contributions of Chicago-area companies in developing innovative products that change the world. Abbott and other awardees will be recognized at a ceremony and reception tonight at the Goodman Theatre attended by some 400 local business, academic and government leaders. A...
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8 National Medals of Science awardees to be honored at gala, then the White House

View a video clip of Leonard Kleinrock showing his contributions to the development of the Internet and cybercommunication. President George W. Bush will award the National Medals of Science and National Medals of Technology, honoring the nation's leading researchers, inventors and innovators, ...

EMBO pioneers pension plan for internationally mobile postdoctoral researchers

...earchers. A recent decision by the EC to co-fund EMBO Long-Term Fellowships commended the anticipated introduction of the private pension plan for awardees of the fellowships. The 4.3 million euro EC funding will allow EMBO to award 35 percent more long-term fellowships annually - between 75 and 80 additi...

2009 ASPB Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship award announcement

...mmer Undergraduate Research Fellowship program. The applications were outstanding, making it difficult to choose only 15 fellowship awardees. These 15 awardees will complete 10 consecutive weeks of SURF research and present their results at Plant Biology July 31-August 4, 2010 in Montral, Canada. Congratul...

Lovejoy and Laurance, BBVA Foundation award in ecology

... return for nature preservation In the words of the jury's citation, "The awardees are recognized for their contributions to understanding the effects of land... study have significantly influenced conservation science and practice. The awardees are also applauded for their analyses of the impact of global change phenom...

Life Sciences Discovery Fund awards health research program grants

...anisms. (See Backgrounder Information). The Life Sciences Discovery Fund awardees are: Lawrence Corey, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Thomas Rea, Se...m multi-state litigation with tobacco product manufacturers. This group of awardees is the fourth to be funded by LSDF. BACKGROUNDER INFORMATION Life S...

Entomological Society of America names 2008 award winners

...from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on the evening of Sunday, November 16, 2008. The student awards will be presented from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 18. The awardees are listed below. Winners of the Entomological Foundation's awards and scholarships will be announced in next month's newsletter. Professional ...

MU scientists go green with gold, distribute environmentally friendly nanoparticles

... "I'm very proud to be one among the list of '25 Most Influential Scientists' in the world, especially in the company of all time greats and former awardees including: Elias Zerhouni, director of National Institutes of Health (2003); Henry N. Wagner Jr., recognized as the Father of Nuclear Medicine (2004);...

Mass. General's Warren Triennial Prize honors discoverers of microRNAs

... the 2008 Warren Triennial Prize in honor of their discovering that microRNAs play a crucial role in controlling the activity of important genes. The awardees will speak at an October 29 scientific symposium at the hospital's Simches Research Center. First established in 1871, the Warren Triennial Prize...

Biophysical Society names 2009 award recipients

...ceive their awards at the Society's 53rd Annual Meeting on Monday, March 2, 2009 at the Boston Convention and Exhibitions Center in Massachusetts. The awardees are: Robert Stroud of the University of California, San Francisco, will receive the Anatrace Membrane Protein Award for his outstanding contributi...

Life Sciences Discovery Fund awards health research project grants

... Information). The Life Sciences Discovery Fund awardees are: Clifford Berkman, Washington State University... "The six new Life Sciences Discovery Fund grant awardees have assembled projects that encourage public-priv... with tobacco product manufacturers. This group of awardees is the second to be funded through the tobacco set...
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Global Probiotics Council Announces First Awardees for New Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Probiotics Council (GPC), a committee established in 2004 by Groupe DANONE and Yakult Honsha Co., Ltd., announced the two awardees who will receive the inaugural Young Investigator Grant for Probiotics Research (YIGPRO) today. The program was...

Two Roche Women Honored as 2008 Tribute to Women and INdustry Awardees

NUTLEY, N.J., May 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Roche employees were recognized for their significant contributions to industry in New Jersey at the 34th Annual TWIN Awards Dinner held May 1, 2008. Honored were Jennifer Dudinak, Pharm.D., group director, Oncology, Drug Regulatory Affairs, and Sherrie ...

Banquet will recognize tech, innovation grant awardees

Madison, Wis. - The 53 Wisconsin companies that won more than a combined $42 million in Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) awards over the last two years will be recognized at an upcoming banquet in Madison. The awards banquet will be preced...

W.M. Keck Foundation Awards $1 Million to Hutchinson Center Scholar to Study How Cells Go Awry

...nal biology at Memorial Sloan-Ketting Cancer Center. She earned her doctorate from the California Institute of Technology. Other Young Scholars awardees from the Hutchinson Center have included Adrian Ferre-D'Amare, Ph.D., of the Basic Sciences Division (2003) and Bruce Clurman, M.D., Ph.D., of the Cli...

Brown engineering professor wins prestigious White House award

...ed by President Clinton in February 1996, are coordinated by the Office of Science and Technology Policy within the Executive Office of the President. awardees are selected on the basis of two criteria: Pursuit of innovative research at the frontiers of science and technology, and a commitment to community se...

San Diego universities, government and industry rally around local Clean-Tech cluster

...ded to demonstrate the commercial viability of the technology. The expected timeline for the completion of this program is 12 months. In addition, the awardees have access to other programs like CONNECT's Springboard and the Tech Coast Angeles' Seed track program. They can also seek partnerships with corporat...

Federal grant seminar coming to Chicago as part of SWIFT V Tour

...he feasibility of a concept. Phase II supports funding up to $750,000 to develop Phase I results into a prototype. Phase III encourages small business awardees to seek third-party funding sources transfer the new technology into the commercial marketplace. Since 1982, SBIR and STTR has funded high-risk pro...

UWM receives state funding for plastics research

...ed in the study include Molded Rubber and Plastic Corp. , Serigraph Inc. , Sonoco Products Corp ., and The Madison Group . The complete list of awardees is at the following web site: http://bioeconomy.wi.gov/index.asp. ...

And the winners in medical design are

...ts are confidential, and the overall winners will be revealed in the April issue of Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry (MDDI). The gold and silver awardees will be announced at the annual Medical Design & Manufacturing East (MD&M East) conference from June 11 to 14 in New York City. Unfortunately, this...
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