Announcements

2009 Announcements

Harvard Immunologist Klaus Rajewsky Receives Max Delbrück Medal

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Press Release - Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine

The German immunologist Professor Klaus Rajewsky from Harvard Medical School in Boston, USA, has received the Max Delbrück Medal in Berlin, Germany. The jury from various Berlin-based… Read Full Article »

Judy Lieberman recognized with the 2009 Heath Memorial Award

Image: Judy Lieberman recognized with the 2009 Heath Memorial Award

Senior Investigator Judy Lieberman is the winner of the 2009 Heath Memorial Award from the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center. The award was announced at the center's Clinical Symposium on Cancer Research, "Non-Coding RNAs… Read Full Article »

Thompson Island Provided a Home for the 2009 PCMM/IDI Scientific Retreat

Image: Thompson Island Provided a Home for the 2009 PCMM/IDI Scientific Retreat

Members of PCMM/IDI took to Boston Harbor on Monday Sept. 21st, heading to the Thompson Island Conference Center for our annual scientific retreat.  Sixteen Principal Investigators, seven Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) members, twenty-six scientists from biopharma/biotech, and 138… Read Full Article »

PCMM/IDI Investigator Judy Lieberman and postdoc Fabio Petrocca receive DOD awards for breast cancer research

Image: PCMM/IDI Investigator Judy Lieberman and postdoc Fabio Petrocca receive DOD awards for breast cancer research

PCMM/IDI Principal Investigator Judy Lieberman, M.D., Ph.D., and postdoctoral fellow Fabio Petrocca, M.D., have each been awarded FY2008 Research Grants as a part of the Department of Defense's Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).  As a part… Read Full Article »

Cancer Research Institute Announces Winner of 2009 Frederick Alt Award for New Discoveries in Immunology

Image: Cancer Research Institute Announces Winner of 2009 Frederick Alt Award for New  Discoveries in Immunology

The Cancer Research Institute, Inc. (CRI), a nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to the support and coordination of scientific and clinical efforts that will lead to the immunological treatment, control, and prevention of cancer, has announced that Anjana Rao,… Read Full Article »

Where Medical Science Meets The Arts

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For many scientists and clinicians, an appreciation for art, music or dance is more than just a hobby - it's a passion that sustains and feeds them, helping them push the bounds of their research. Recently, PCMM/IDI Senior… Read Full Article »

2009 Coley Award Winners Alt and Rajewsky Announced at Cancer Research Institute 23rd Annual Awards Dinner in June

Image: 2009 Coley Award Winners Alt and Rajewsky Announced at Cancer Research Institute 23rd Annual Awards Dinner in June

The Cancer Research Institute, Inc. (CRI), a nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to the support and coordination of scientific and clinical efforts that will lead to the immunological treatment, control, and prevention of cancer, announced the winners of the… Read Full Article »

Advocacy Through Images: Tragedy of Tuberculosis Captured by Premier Photojournalist

Image: Advocacy Through Images:  Tragedy of Tuberculosis Captured by Premier Photojournalist

“Struggle for Life” features images of patients under the care of GHC/CHC, along with text by Dr. Anne Goldfeld, IDI Senior Investigator and Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.  Publicizing the impact of tuberculosis on people… Read Full Article »

IDI and the Microsphere Technology Development Group of Baxter Healthcare Corp. Receive Coop. Research Grant from MLSC for Research on Treating or Preventing Herpes and Human Papillomavirus Infection

Image: IDI and the Microsphere Technology Development Group of Baxter Healthcare Corp. Receive Coop. Research Grant from MLSC for Research on Treating or Preventing Herpes and Human Papillomavirus Infection

Judy Lieberman, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and senior investigator at the Immune Disease Institute (IDI), in partnership with Baxter Healthcare Corporation’s Microsphere Technology Development Group located in Norwood, Massachusetts, have received a Cooperative… Read Full Article »

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences Elects Anjana Rao

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The American Academy of Arts & Sciences announced on April 20th the election of leaders in the sciences, the humanities and the arts, business, public affairs, and the nonprofit sector. The 212 new Fellows and 19… Read Full Article »

Immune Disease Institute and Children's Hospital Boston Enter Affiliation Agreement

Image: Immune Disease Institute and Children's Hospital Boston Enter Affiliation Agreement

The Immune Disease Institute and Children's Hospital Boston have entered into an affiliation agreement, which was completed in February 2009. IDI has become Children's sixth multidisciplinary research program and is now known as the Program in Cellular and… Read Full Article »

IDI and GlaxoSmithKline Joint Steering Committee Announces Grant and Fellowship Awards

Image: IDI and GlaxoSmithKline Joint Steering Committee Announces Grant and Fellowship Awards

The first wave of research collaborations are rolling out under the IDI-GSK Research Alliance. After a meeting of the joint steering committee in December, five research grants and nine fellowships were awarded, cementing the scientific relationship between the… Read Full Article »

Rosen Chair Primes Immunology Research

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Leaders of HMS and Children’s Hospital Boston, Jeffrey Flier and James Mandell, respectively, introduced the Nov. 17 celebration of the Fred S. Rosen Professorship in Pediatrics at HMS, the Immune Disease Institute, and Children’s. Both commented on the… Read Full Article »