FNIH Elects Two New Members to Board of Directors

FNIH Elects Two New Members to Board of DirectorsThe Board of Directors of the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH) has unanimously elected Judy Lansing Kovler, Ph.D. and Russell W. Steenberg as Directors of the Foundation. Both members will serve three-year terms, which began immediately following the Board meeting held in May 2015.

Press release about Dr. Kovler >>

Press release about Mr. Steenberg >>

Full list of the Board of Directors >>
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Biomarkers Consortium's Osteoarthritis project

Researchers report significant progress in the osteoarthritis project of the FNIH Biomarkers Consortium. View the video of a workshop from the recent Osteoarthritis Research Society International World Congress.

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FNIH Launches the Baby Connectome Project with Support from Wyeth NutritionWyeth Nutrition and the FNIH have begun a five-year partnership that will provide significantly more detailed views of the brains of healthy children between the ages of 0 and 5 years.
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Karl Deisseroth, M.D., Ph.D., 2015 winner of Lurie PrizeFriends, Board members and guests of the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health came together on May 20 for the FNIH Award Ceremony, which honored Dr. Karl Deisseroth with the 2015 Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences. Click here to see a video of NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins performing a song in honor of Dr. Deisseroth >>  Click here for more pictures of the event >> Watch Dr. Deisseroth’s interview with BioCentury TV >>spacer

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