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Public Release: 24-Jun-2014
ICE/ENDO 2014
More magazine freelance writer receives Endocrine Society journalism award
Freelance journalist Cathryn Jakobson Ramin received the Endocrine Society's annual Award for Excellence in Science and Medical Journalism, the Society announced today.
Endocrine Society

Contact: Jenni Glenn Gingery
jgingery@endocrine.org
202-971-3655
The Endocrine Society

Public Release: 24-Jun-2014
Three NYU faculty receive awards from Pew Charitable Trusts
Three NYU faculty have been selected to receive awards from the Pew Charitable Trusts, the Philadelphia-based non-profit announced today.
Pew Charitable Trusts

Contact: James Devitt
james.devitt@nyu.edu
212-998-6808
New York University

Public Release: 24-Jun-2014
UMMS scientist named 2014 Pew Latin American Fellow in the biomedical sciences
Alejandro Vasquez-Rifo, Ph.D., a postdoctoral scholar at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, was named a 2014 Pew Latin American Fellow in the Biomedical Sciences today by The Pew Charitable Trusts. Dr. Vasquez-Rifo joins nine other researchers named to this year's class.

Contact: Jim Fessenden
james.fessenden@umassmed.edu
508-856-2000
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Public Release: 24-Jun-2014
UMass Medical School investigator named 2014 Pew Scholar
Brian A. Kelch, Ph.D., assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular pharmacology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, has been named a 2014 Pew Scholar by the Pew Charitable Trusts. Dr. Kelch is one of 22 early career researchers named to this year's class and the seventh UMMS faculty to receive the award.

Contact: Jim Fessenden
james.fessenden@umassmed.edu
508-856-2000
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Public Release: 24-Jun-2014
Frederic Bushman, Ph.D. receives Pioneer Award for advancing therapeutic gene delivery methods
Frederic D. Bushman, Ph.D.'s early pioneering work in understanding how HIV reproduces by inserting its genetic material into the DNA of a host cell led to key advances in the ability to move pieces of DNA and whole genes between cells.

Contact: Vicki Cohn
vcohn@liebertpub.com
914-740-2100 x2156
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News

Public Release: 23-Jun-2014
ICE/ENDO 2014
Endocrine Society honors Sen. Dick Durbin with Biomedical Research Champion Award
The Endocrine Society presented U.S. Senate Assistant Majority Leader Dick Durbin (D-IL) with the Biomedical Research Champion Award during a ceremony today at its annual meeting.

Contact: Jenni Glenn Gingery
jgingery@endocrine.org
202-971-3655
The Endocrine Society

Public Release: 20-Jun-2014
Allison shares inaugural Tang Prize for his cancer immunotherapy innovation
The first Tang Prize for Biopharmaceutical Science has been awarded to Jim Allison, Ph.D., chair of Immunology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Tasuku Honjo, M.D., Ph.D., of Japan's Kyoto University for their research leading to cancer immunotherapy.

Contact: Scott Merville
smerville@mdanderson.org
713-792-0661
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Public Release: 20-Jun-2014
Damon Runyon, Sohn Conference Foundations name 3 new pediatric cancer research fellows
The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation has named three outstanding young scientists as recipients of the prestigious Damon Runyon-Sohn Pediatric Cancer Research Fellowship Award, committing nearly $625,000 to help address a critical shortage of funding for pediatric cancer research.
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation, Sohn Conference Foundation

Contact: Yung S. Lie, PhD
yung.lie@damonrunyon.org
212-455-0521
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

Public Release: 19-Jun-2014
International Space Station Research and Development conference
Top engineering development and technology maturation projects from International Space Station for 2013
Three of the best technology applications from 2013 were recognized at the third annual International Space Station Research and Development conference on June 18, 2014.

Contact: Laura Niles
Laura.E.Niles@nasa.gov
281-244-7069
NASA/Johnson Space Center

Public Release: 19-Jun-2014
DOE awards $100 million for innovative energy research
U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz announced the awarding of $100 million for Energy Frontier Research Centers to accelerate the scientific breakthroughs needed to build the 21st-century energy economy.
DOE Office of Science

Contact: Dirk Fillpot
Dirk.Fillpot@science.doe.gov
202-287-6990
DOE/US Department of Energy

Public Release: 19-Jun-2014
Cybersecurity center earns DHS, NSA designation
Kansas State University's cybersecurity center is receiving national recognition for its dedication to software security and cyber defense.

Contact: Xinming "Simon" Ou
xou@k-state.edu
785-532-6350
Kansas State University

Public Release: 18-Jun-2014
International Space Station Research and Development conference
Space Station top results for biotechnology, health and education announced
At the third annual ISS Research and Development conference June 17, four individuals and their teams received awards for their work in Biotechnology, Health and Education.

Contact: Laura Niles
Laura.E.Niles@nasa.gov
281-244-7069
NASA/Johnson Space Center

Public Release: 18-Jun-2014
International Space Station Research and Development conference
2013's most compelling International Space Station results announced
Four compelling results from the research performed aboard the International Space Station were recognized June 17, 2014, as awardees in the category of Most Compelling Results from the space station in 2013.

Contact: Laura Niles
Laura.E.Niles@nasa.gov
281-244-7069
NASA/Johnson Space Center

Public Release: 18-Jun-2014
Eight undergraduate students receive travel awards from the Genetics Society of America
The Genetics Society of America (GSA) is pleased to name the recipients of the GSA Undergraduate Travel Awards for summer/fall 2014. These awards promote excellence in undergraduate research and education by providing financial assistance for undergraduate members to present their research at a GSA conference.

Contact: Raeka Aiyar
press@genetics-gsa.org
202-412-1120
Genetics Society of America

Public Release: 18-Jun-2014
ASTRO's 56th Annual Meeting
Three accomplished physicians awarded ASTRO's highest honor
The American Society for Radiation Oncology will award Mary K. Gospodarowicz, MD, FASTRO, Leonard L. Gunderson, MD, MS, FASTRO, and Nancy J. Tarbell, MD, FASTRO, with the Society's highest honor -- the ASTRO Gold Medal.

Contact: Michelle Kirkwood
michellek@astro.org
703-286-1600
American Society for Radiation Oncology

Public Release: 17-Jun-2014
Top Monash researchers recognised with NHMRC Excellence Awards
Four of the NHMRC's 20 top prizes for excellence in health and medical research have been awarded to Monash researchers. The National Health and Medical Research Council's Research Excellence Awards are presented to the top-ranked applicants across NHMRC's funding schemes.
NHMRC

Contact: Lucy Handford
lucy.handford@monash.edu
Monash University

Public Release: 17-Jun-2014
MARC travel awards announced for the 47th Annual Meeting of SSR
FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the travel award recipients for the Society for the Study of Reproduction's 47th Annual Meeting from July 19-23, 2014, in Grand Rapids, Mich.

Contact: Kelly Husser
khusser@faseb.org
301-634-7109
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Public Release: 17-Jun-2014
Nine graduate students and postdocs receive GSA DeLill Nasser Award
The Genetics Society of America (GSA) is proud to name nine early-career scientists -- four graduate students and five postdoctoral researchers -- as Fall 2014 recipients of GSA's DeLill Nasser Award for Professional Development in Genetics. The award provides a $1,000 travel grant for each recipient to attend any national or international meeting, conference, or laboratory course that will enhance his or her career.

Contact: Raeka Aiyar, Ph.D.
raiyar@genetics-gsa.org
202-412-1120
Genetics Society of America

Public Release: 17-Jun-2014
MARC travel awards announced for the SDB 73rd Annual Meeting
FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the travel award recipients for the Society for Developmental Biology 73rd Annual Meeting from July 17-21, 2014, in Seattle, Wash.

Contact: Kelly Husser
khusser@faseb.org
301-634-7109
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Public Release: 17-Jun-2014
MARC travel awards announced for ISCB, 22nd ISMB Meeting
FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the travel award recipients for the International Society for Computational Biology's 22nd International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology from July 11-15, 2014, in Boston, Mass.

Contact: Kelly Husser
khusser@faseb.org
301-634-7109
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Public Release: 17-Jun-2014
MARC travel awards announced for GSA: Xenopus Conference
FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the travel award recipients for the Genetics Society of America's 15th International Xenopus Conference from Aug. 24-28, 2014, in Pacific Grove, Calif.

Contact: Kelly Husser
khusser@faseb.org
301-634-7109
Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Public Release: 17-Jun-2014
Boston College's Amir Hoveyda receives Italy's Eni Award for Hydrocarbons Research
Boston College Professor of Chemistry Amir Hoveyda has been awarded the Eni Award for New Frontiers in Hydrocarbons for his groundbreaking development of innovative catalysts that support researchers in multiple fields. Dubbed the 'Nobel Prize for Energy,' the Eni Awards recognize the world's elite researchers in the fields of energy and sustainable chemistry and are awarded by the Italian energy conglomerate Eni SpA.

Contact: Ed Hayward
ed.hayward@bc.edu
617-552-4826
Boston College

Public Release: 17-Jun-2014
Victor Ambros named co-recipient of 2014 Gruber Genetics Prize
Victor R. Ambros, PhD, professor of molecular medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, has been awarded the 2014 Gruber Genetics Prize, along with long time collaborator Gary Ruvkun, PhD, professor of genetics at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, and David Baulcombe, PhD, professor of botany at the University of Cambridge.

Contact: Jim Fessenden
james.fessenden@umassmed.edu
508-856-2000
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Public Release: 17-Jun-2014
Rotman professor honored by the Canadian Academic Accounting Association
An accounting professor at the University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management has received the Haim Falk Award for Distinguished Contribution to Accounting Thought.

Contact: Ken McGuffin
mcguffin@rotman.utoronto.ca
416-946-3818
University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management

Public Release: 16-Jun-2014
Flagship US Arctic research facility welcomes EU scientists
Two European Union scientists won an international competition to conduct research at the United States' flagship Arctic research facility in northern Alaska during the 2014 field season. The University of Alaska Fairbanks' Institute of Arctic Biology is welcoming the scientists at the Toolik Field Station in July and August. A third EU scientist will be going to the Barrow Environmental Observatory.
National Science Foundation

Contact: Marie Thoms
methoms@alaska.edu
907-474-7412
University of Alaska Fairbanks

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