Nominations are being sought for the 2014 Breakthrough Prizes in Life Sciences, which are intended to award research aimed at curing intractable diseases and extending human life, with special attention to recent discoveries. Anyone may nominate a candidate, but all submissions must be completed by a third party. Nominations will be accepted through October 2, 2013. Up to five prizes of $3 million each will be awarded. The prize is sponsored by Art Levinson, Sergey … Read More
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Submissions for the School of Medicine Alumni Association Postdoctoral Paper of the Year Award are due by December 31, 2012. This award aims to acknowledge and reward quality laboratory research conducted by School of Medicine postdoctoral fellows. A $500 prize will be awarded to the individual whose paper is selected. The winner will present his or her paper at the annual OHSU Research Week in May 2013. Entrants whose papers are selected as finalists must … Read More
We’re excited to announce that two teams of OHSU researchers took home first and second place in the recent OHSU-wide 125th Anniversary Scavenger Hunt. In first place, members of team “Extracellular Matrix” took home $250 each. Team members included: Tiera Liby, a research associate with Biomedial Engineering Katie Johnson, a research assistant with Molecular and Medical Genetics Joe Garay, a postdoctoral researcher with Biomedical Engineering Shenda Gu, a research assistant with Biomedical Engineering Spencer Watson, … Read More
If you’re a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, who’s 38 or younger and was born abroad, consider applying for the Vilcek Foundation Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science. Three scientists who have shown extraordinary promise will receive an unrestricted $35,000 cash prize. Applications are due August 14, 2012. For more information or to apply, visit www.vilcek.org.
The A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute at the University of Michigan has established a $100,000 award for Excellence in Translational Medical Science. The new award recognizes work which transforms laboratory discoveries into clinical applications. Nominees will be judged based on the significance of his or her contribution to translational medicine and the manner in which the nominee’s clinical activities connect to his or her laboratory research. The prize is open to scientists worldwide and … Read More
Applications for the School of Medicine Alumni Association Postdoc Paper of the Year Award are due December 31, 2011. The purpose of this annual award is to recognize the importance and quality of laboratory research conducted by School of Medicine postdoctoral fellows. A $500 prize will be awarded to the individual whose paper is selected. The winner will also present his or her paper at the annual Student Research Forum in May 2012. Entrants whose … Read More
If you’re a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, 38 or younger, who was born abroad, consider applying for the Vilcek Foundation Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science. One scientist will receive a $25,000 cash prize, and four finalists will receive $5,000 each. Applications are due August 14, 2011. For more information or to apply, visit www.vilcek.org.
Each year, distinguished OHSU faculty receive awards from the Medical Research Foundation of Oregon for leadership and innovation in science. This year, the Medical Research Foundation announced its 2010 awards on November 9 at the Governor Hotel in Downtown Portland. Recipients include: Christine A. Tanner, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N., A.B. Youmans-Spaulding Distinguished Professor, School of Nursing Richard H. Goodman, M.D., Ph.D., Director and Senior Scientist, Vollum Institute Shoukhrat M. Mitalipov, Ph.D., Co-Director of the Assisted Reproductive … Read More
Applications for the Alumni Association Postdoctoral Paper competition are due December 31, 2010. The purpose of this annual event is to showcase the research efforts of the School of Medicine’s postdoctoral fellows. A $500 prize will be awarded to the individual whose paper is selected. The winner will also present his or her paper at the annual Student Research Forum in May 2011. Entrants whose papers are selected as finalists must be available to present … Read More
Nomination deadline February 15, 2010 Each year one individual is awarded with the Paul Janssen Award for Biomedical Research to acknowledge the work of an individual or group who has made a significant, transformational contribution toward the improvement of human health through the diagnosis, treatment, or prevention of disease. The award consists of a $100,000 cash prize, a sculpture, and international recognition. To nominate an individual, you must submit a brief biography and their 10 … Read More