• 1988
  • He trained many graduate students and postdoctorals who later became leading figures in basic medical sciences in Japan, including Tomoh Masaki who discovered Endothelin in 1988. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1988 he moved to Washington University School of Medicine, and then in 2005 to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he currently practices. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinical
  • President, the International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology 1972-75 Burgen was appointed Fellow of the Royal Society in 1964, Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in 1969, and was Knighted in 1976. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1992 Sikic began directing the General Clinical Research Center and then the Center for Clinical and Translational Research in 2008. (wikipedia.org)
  • As former chair of the Lymphoma Committee of the Cancer and Leukemia Group B, a national cooperative trials group, Dr. Canellos initiated clinical trials in close collaboration with other groups. (dana-farber.org)
  • After leaving the Army in 1946, MacLean practiced medicine in Seattle, and held a clinical appointment at the University of Washington Medical School. (wikipedia.org)
  • She described her early years in clinical practice as "brutalising" and had a four-year break from medicine as a "diplomat's wife" in Madrid, before returning to medical training at the end of the 1970s. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1939, with the help of Rockefeller Institute biochemist Rollin Hotchkiss, Dubos isolated the antibacterial agents tyrothricin and gramicidin from the bacterium Bacillus brevis that killed or inhibited Gram-positive bacteria and tested their bacterial, chemical, and clinical properties. (wikipedia.org)
  • While in Mexico he also enrolled at the Phonocardiography and Hemodynamics Service Unit and attended several courses on medical nephropathy, clinical cardiology, superior electrocardiography and external graphical registry. (wikipedia.org)
  • His research awards include the E.H. Ahrens, Jr. Award for Research from the Association for Patient-Oriented Research and the Award for Excellence in Clinical Research from the National Center for Research Resources from the National Institutes of Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Along with colleagues at the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, his work claims to redefine the clinical course definitions of MS. Lublin is Director of the Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for Multiple Sclerosis at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York and Saunders Family Professor of Neurology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • PMID 8780061 Lublin, F.D., Reingold, S.C. and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society (USA) Advisory Committee on Clinical Trials of New Agents in Multiple Sclerosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • PMID 11898526 Lublin, F.D., Reingold, S.C. and The National Multiple Sclerosis Society (USA) Task Force on Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trials in MS. Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trials in Multiple Sclerosis: Ethical Considerations. (wikipedia.org)
  • He holds the Louis Lasagna, M. D., Endowed Professorship in the Department of Integrative Physiology and Pathobiology at Tufts University School of Medicine, and is Director of the institution's Clinical Pharmacology Group. (phrmafoundation.org)
  • He has previously served as Chair of the Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics at Tufts University School of Medicine, Program Director and Associate Program Director of the institution's Clinical/Translational Research Center (formerly the General Clinical Research Center), and Chair of the Institutional Review Board. (phrmafoundation.org)
  • SEATTLE, WASHINGTON- The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has decided not to fund full-scale clinical trials of the leading AIDS vaccine in its pipeline. (sciencemag.org)
  • He is a member of more than two dozen medical societies around the world and past president of the Association of American Physicians, the Endocrine Society, and the American Clinical and Climatological Association. (nationalacademies.org)
  • 1981
  • Among other scientific studies, the most note-worthy are: "La Cinecoronariografía Selectiva", "Doble Fistula Coronaria Derecha a Ventriculo Izquierdo" (first Works on this subject in Zulia State -1972), and "El enfermo Funcional en Cardiologia" (1981). (wikipedia.org)
  • Salk Institu
  • He was Dean of Yale's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences from 2010 to 2014, and President of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies from 1996 to 2001. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1996, he left Hopkins to become the President of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, CA, where he also maintained a highly productive research unit in the Structural Biology Laboratory. (wikipedia.org)
  • La Jolla, CA - Dr. Ronald M. Evans , professor and head of the Gene Expression Laboratory of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies, was awarded the prestigious Harvey Prize in Human Health from the Technion-Israel Institute for Technology, Israel's premier science and technology university. (salk.edu)
  • The Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, California is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to fundamental discoveries in the life sciences, the improvement of human health, and the training of future generations of researchers. (salk.edu)
  • 1983
  • He performed the world's first successful lung transplant on pulmonary fibrosis victim Tom Hall on November 7, 1983 at Toronto General Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prize
  • René Jules Dubos (February 20, 1901 - February 20, 1982) was a French-born American microbiologist, experimental pathologist, environmentalist, humanist, and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction for his book So Human An Animal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Charles L. Bennett, a professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at John Hopkins University, will also be awarded a Harvey Prize in Science and Technology for his contribution to the precise determination of the age, composition and curvature of the universe. (salk.edu)
  • The prize, established in 1972 by the late Leo M. Harvey of Los Angeles recognizes breakthroughs in science technology. (salk.edu)
  • Jefferson Medical
  • president of both the College of Physicians of Philadelphia and American Medical Association George McClellan, Class of 1819: founder of Jefferson Medical College, now Thomas Jefferson University John Light Atlee, Class of 1820: one of the organizers of, and past President of the American Medical Association William Maclay Awl, matric. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health
  • The school's facilities are on the University of Virginia Grounds adjacent to the historic Academical Village, and it shares a close association with the University of Virginia Health System. (wikipedia.org)
  • The UVA Health System's history can be traced to the founding of the University of Virginia in 1819. (wikipedia.org)
  • The School of Medicine is affiliated with the University of Virginia Health System. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Claude Moore Health Sciences Library serves the School of Medicine and the Health System and is located within the Medical Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ruth L. Kirschstein, M.D. (12 October 1926 - 6 October 2009) was a pathologist and science administrator at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1972 Milsum moved to the University of British Columbia (UBC) to become the Imperial Oil professor of General Systems and a professor in the Department of Health Care and Epidemiology. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was instrumental in the creation of UBC's Institute of Health Promotion Research in 1990. (wikipedia.org)
  • Paul D. MacLean (May 1, 1913 - December 26, 2007) was an American physician and neuroscientist who made significant contributions in the fields of physiology, psychiatry, and brain research through his work at Yale Medical School and the National Institute of Mental Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Davies joined the Civil Service in 2004 to take up a research position in London and was soon promoted to Director-General of Research and Development at the Department of Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2006, she expanded the National Health Service (NHS) research base through the creation of the National Institute for Health Research and went on to become the Chief Scientific Adviser to the Health Secretary. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, with the huge expansion in the Department of Health's purview over the past two decades, the postholder has acquired substantial de facto influence over National Health Service policy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Unusually for a British Chief Medical Officer, Davies does not have a background as a specialist in public health. (wikipedia.org)
  • The report also made recommended a national audit of ovarian cancer, and challenged "taboos" around the menopause and incontinence "to make sure embarrassment is never a barrier to better health. (wikipedia.org)
  • alumnus of the Wharton School Wendy Sue Swanson, Class of 2003: pediatrician, social media activist, author of Seattle Mama Doc blog Emily Kramer-Golinkoff, MBE, 2009: researcher, health activist, and cystic-fibrosis patient, founder of nonprofit Emily's Entourage General Alumni Society (1922). (wikipedia.org)
  • He applied for a scholarship, which he won, from Venezuela's public health system (Ministerio de Sanidad y Asistencia Social de Venezuela) to study in Mexico City - Mexico where he specialized as cardiologist at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). (wikipedia.org)
  • He held the rank of Assistant Surgeon General in the United States Public Health Service. (wikipedia.org)
  • He created the NIEHS journal, Environmental Health Perspectives, in 1972. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rall developed the NIEHS Extramural Program to administer an expanding portfolio of PHS grants and awards in environmental health science to researchers at colleges and universities throughout the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rall received many recognitions for his lifetime commitment to public service and scientific research including the PHS's Distinguished Service Medal, which he received in 1975 and again in 1990 for sustained leadership in the development of the field of environmental health science. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is a consultant to the National Institutes of Health and to pharmaceutical/biotech companies in all phases of drug development in preparation for presentation to the FDA and their advisory panels. (wikipedia.org)
  • His work has been supported by the National Institutes of Health for more than 35 years. (phrmafoundation.org)
  • The focus is on the public health problem of adverse reactions to zolpidem, and whether women in general are at increased risk. (phrmafoundation.org)
  • 1977
  • Desnick joined the staff at Mount Sinai Medical Center in 1977, as the Arthur J. and Nellie Z. Cohen Professor of Pediatrics and Genetics and Chief of the Division of Medical and Molecular Genetics in the Department of Pediatrics. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1985
  • He was Master of Darwin College, Cambridge from 1982-89, Deputy Vice-Chancellor of The University of Cambridge from 1985-89, and founding President of the Academia Europæa. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1976
  • In 1976 it became an independent Department directly under the Ministry of Home Affairs with a wider mandate which included promotion of Criminology and Forensic Science. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1955
  • The UGC set up an expert committee to suggest steps to bring Criminology and Forensic Science into the general stream of university education, based on the resolution taken at a Symposium organized by UNESCO in London in 1955. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jonas Salk, M.D., whose polio vaccine all but eradicated the crippling disease poliomyelitis in 1955, opened the Institute in 1965 with a gift of land from the City of San Diego and the financial support of the March of Dimes. (salk.edu)
  • Hospital
  • 1901 - Opening of the University of Virginia Hospital (25 beds). (wikipedia.org)
  • 1989 - University of Virginia Replacement Hospital (556 beds) was dedicated, at a cost of $230 million. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was subsequently a student at the Middlesex Hospital Medical School (now part of University College, London) becoming a Doctor of Medicine in 1950. (wikipedia.org)
  • During his service with Yale's 39th General Hospital Brigade in New Zealand, MacLean worked together with Dr. Averill Liebow to show that the diphtheria bacillus was a cause of tropical ulcers, paving the way for successful prophylaxis and treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additionally, he is Professor of Pediatrics, Professor of Oncological Sciences, and Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science at The Mount Sinai Hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2001
  • Pathologist Helped Ensure Vaccines' Safety", October 17, 2009, Washington Post "Taken for Granted: NIH's Dr. Ruth" by Beryl Lieff Benderly, Science doi:10.1126/science.caredit.a0900150 Ruth L. Kirschstein, M.D., Maryland Women Hall of Fame " Ruth Kirschstein and Alan Rabson", Science 15 June 2001: Vol. 292. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1990
  • Thorn led the institute in various capacities over the next 40 years, serving as its director of research, president, and most recently as chairman of its board of trustees from 1984 to 1990. (nationalacademies.org)
  • Medicine
  • The University of Virginia School of Medicine is a medical school located in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • 60% of external grant funding for the University of Virginia is to the School of Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • The School of Medicine - the 10th medical school in the U.S. - officially opened in March 1825 with a single professor, Dr. Robley Dunglison, recruited by Thomas Jefferson to UVA from London. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University of Virginia School of Medicine graduated its first four students in 1828, and in 1832, became the first medical school in the United States to standardize the criteria for admission. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1905 - Richard Henry Whitehead, M.D., LL.D., dean of the University of North Carolina School of Medicine named first dean of the University of Virginia School of Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although she had trained as a classical pianist, she pursued medicine, graduating in 1947 from Long Island University and earning a Doctor of Medicine medical degree from Tulane University in 1951. (wikipedia.org)
  • She received honorary degrees from the University of Rochester School of Medicine, Long Island University, Atlanta University, Medical College of Ohio, and Mount Sinai School of Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sikic attended the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, graduating with an M.D. in 1972. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2010 he was awarded the Katarina Zrinska Medal for Science and Medicine by the President of Croatia. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1944-1993) held by the National Library of Medicine document the official portion of MacLean's career in brain and behavioral research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Davies studied medicine at Manchester Medical School at the University of Manchester. (wikipedia.org)
  • Desnick is the Dean for Genetics and Genomics, and Professor and Chairman Emeritus of the Department of Genetics & Genomic Sciences at The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • He was elected to the Institute of Medicine in 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is currently Professor of Pediatrics, Oncological Sciences, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science, Gene and Cell Medicine and Professor and Chairman Emeritus of Genetics & Genomic Sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to numerous awards he received an honorary Doctorate from the University of Ohio School of Medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • She serves on the Editorial Boards of Photomedicine and Laser Surgery, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, Lasers in Medical Science, Physiotherapy Practice and Research and has published over 60 peer reviewed articles. (shepherd.edu)
  • and the Medical Director of his Cosmetic Medicine & Body Contouring private practice. (shepherd.edu)
  • He is the Samuel A. Levine Professor of Medicine, Emeritus, and the Hersey Professor of the Theory and Practice of Physic, Emeritus, at Harvard Medical School. (nationalacademies.org)
  • honors
  • B.S. with honors in science, California Institute of Technology, 1960-1964. (miami.edu)
  • Colleagues have recognized his life-long achievements by awarding Thorn more than a dozen honorary degrees and 47 other honors, including the American Medical Association's Gold Medal, the American College of Physicians' John Philips Memorial Award, and the Association of American Physicians' George M. Kober Medal. (nationalacademies.org)
  • integrated curriculum
  • UVA utilizes a unique "Next Generation" integrated curriculum that allows medical students to spend more time in the clinic by condensing the first 2 years of classes into 1.5 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • UVA is one of just five schools in the mid-Atlantic region, including Johns Hopkins University, Duke University, and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, to be included in the Top 30 in the research category. (wikipedia.org)
  • The institute was established by Government of India in 1972 within the Bureau of Police Research and Development following recommendations of the University Grants Commission (UGC). (wikipedia.org)
  • Following recommendations of the UGC to set up a Central Institute for teaching Criminology and Forensic Science, Government of India established the institute in 1972 within the Bureau of Police Research and Development. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Vision of the Institute is To be a world class Academic Institution Promoting Criminology and Forensic Sciences through Education, Research and Training by setting new benchmarks. (wikipedia.org)
  • in Forensic Science and (ii) undertake research in Criminology and Forensic Science. (wikipedia.org)
  • To promote International understanding and goodwill by providing facilities for training and research in Criminology and Forensic Science to other countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • He started working at the National Research Council in Ottawa from 1950 to 1961. (wikipedia.org)
  • And he was a member of the National Research Council in Ottawa. (wikipedia.org)
  • He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the National Space Biomedical Research Institute. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1 This work was supported in part by Grant GM 07214 from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences and by the Swiss National Foundation for Scientific Research. (jimmunol.org)
  • Rall arrived in the newly established Research Triangle Park in North Carolina, where he set about the work of conceptualizing and then actualizing a state-of- the-art research facility among the pine forest and pastureland of the area, a prescient move that would situate the Institute at the epicenter of what would become an internationally renowned research commons. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shepherd University, in cooperation with the PBM Foundation is pleased and privileged to have established relationships with leading research scientists in the field of Photobiomodulation (PBM). (shepherd.edu)
  • He shared the Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research with two other scientists in the fall of 2004. (salk.edu)
  • My general research area is behavioral ecology and ethology. (miami.edu)
  • Dr. Thorn's contributions to science, particularly his work in fostering scientific research and education through the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, span more than 40 years and are truly remarkable," said Peter H. Raven, NAS home secretary and chair of the selection committee. (nationalacademies.org)
  • Their professional relationship inspired Hughes to donate money for medical research grants under Thorn's leadership. (nationalacademies.org)
  • The grants evolved into a formal program of Howard R. Hughes Research Fellowships, and culminated in the creation of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute in 1953. (nationalacademies.org)
  • He has served on numerous national committees and boards, including those of the National Research Council. (nationalacademies.org)
  • A far more extensive timeline could be created by including the information from Freddy Silva's book on Crop Circles, Richard Dolan's book on UFOs and the National Security State , and the research included in the Adventures Series . (freerepublic.com)
  • Director
  • When she returned to the NIH in 1974, Dr. Kirschstein became the first woman to direct an institute when she was appointed the director of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • An Indian Police Service Officer of the rank of Director General of Police is the Director of the Institute. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2009, he became Dean for Genetics & Genomics and Interim Director of the newly established Genomics Institute at Mount Sinai. (wikipedia.org)
  • Desnick is a past director of the American Board of Medical Genetics, a Founding Diplomat of the American College of Medical Genetics, a past member of the board of directors of the American College of Medical Genetics Foundation, and a founder and past-president of the Association of Professors of Human and Medical Genetics. (wikipedia.org)
  • He is a director of the International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE) and general co-chair of the SPIE BIOS symposium, and previously was co-chair of two Conferences on Lasers and Electro Optics and the European Conference on Biomedical Optics, and director of the Optical Society (OSA). (nae.edu)
  • The material in this report originated in the National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-Borne and Enteric Diseases, Lonnie King, DVM, Director. (cdc.gov)
  • Center
  • The mission of the center, which was co-founded by William and Ruth Eblen, is to "assist the general public and decision-makers in formulating policies for the resolution of environmental problems and the creation of environmental values. (wikipedia.org)
  • He joined the staff at Mount Sinai Medical Center in April 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Teruaki Sekine, Chairman of the Board of Directors of our company, developed the activated autologous lymphocyte therapy, based on LAK therapy, when he worked at the National Cancer Center in the late 1980s. (lymphotec.co.jp)
  • Christoph Hitzenberger is vice chair of the Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering at the Medical University of Vienna. (nae.edu)
  • Board of Direct
  • He is past chair of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), past member of the AAMC Board of Directors and past chair of the AAMC Council of Academic Societies. (wikipedia.org)
  • He sits on the Board of Directors at both the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and MS Hope for a Cure and has been listed in "Who's Who in Frontiers of Science and Technology" and New York Magazine's "Best Doctors" issue every year since 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1949
  • Dame Sally Claire Davies, DBE, FMedSci, FRS (born 24 November 1949) is the Chief Medical Officer for England. (wikipedia.org)
  • He also served on the board of trustees of Science Service, now known as Society for Science & the Public, from 1949 to 1952. (wikipedia.org)