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National Institutes of Health Dedicated the John Edward Porter Neuroscience Center

April 1, 2014

The National Institutes of Health dedicated the John Edward Porter Neuroscience Center on its Bethesda, Md., campus March 31, with a ceremony and a scientific symposium in honor of the long-serving member of Congress and stalwart supporter of biomedical research for whom it is named.

John Edward Porter Neuroscience Research Center Opens on NIH Campus

March 31, 2014

The National Institutes of Health is dedicating the John Edward Porter Neuroscience Center on its Bethesda, Md., campus today, with a ceremony and a scientific symposium in honor of the long-serving member of Congress and stalwart supporter of biomedical research for whom it is named.

John Edward Porter Neuroscience Research Center

March 18, 2014

On Monday, March 31, 2014, members of the neuroscience community will gather for a two-day symposium to celebrate the completion of the John Edward Porter Neuroscience Research Center on the NIH campus.

Foundation for the NIH to Award Lurie Prize in the Biomedical Sciences to Jennifer Doudna from UC Berkeley

February 24, 2014

Jennifer Doudna, Ph.D., a Professor from the University of California, Berkeley, will be the 2014 recipient of the Lurie Prize in the Biomedi

New Partnership to Speed Identification and Validation of Effective Biological Targets of Disease Launched

February 4, 2014

Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., Director of the National Institutes of Health, along with leaders of the Foundation for the NIH, 10 biopharmaceutical companies and several not-for-profit disease foundations have launched the Accelerating Medicines Partnership, an unprecedented initiative to transform the current model for identifying and validating the most promising biological targets of disease

Donate to the Medical Research Scholars Program

July 19, 2013

The Medical Research Scholars Program needs your help to prepare a new generation of scientific leaders who will spearhead revolutionary advances in health.  Resources are needed to support scholar stipends, educational programs, attendance at medical conferences and leadership training seminars.

2013-2014 MRSP Class - by the Numbers

July 19, 2013

The incoming 2013-2014 class of the NIH Medical Research Scholars Programs is diverse. There are 45 medical students, 25 males and 20 females, representing 32 different medical schools in the U.S.

A Legacy of Success

July 19, 2013

The future promises remarkable advances in biomedical research. To attain that goal, we need broad transformative training for clinician scientists. It is time to invest boldly in new ways of learning so that the next generation of innovative thinkers can open new frontiers in knowledge and transform medicine.

NIH Scholar Alumna

July 19, 2013

I know how important early exposure to research can be...the experience changed my life and was the catalyst in launching my career.