Archive for the ‘Fund News’ Category

Presenting the 39th Fellows Symposium

March 30, 2016
Challenges in Biomedical Research from the Fellows' Perspective

The Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund for Medical Research presents the 39th FELLOWS SYMPOSIUM CHALLENGES IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH FROM THE FELLOWS PERSPECTIVE Friday, Saturday, Sunday, April 8, 9, & 10, 2016 The Interlaken Inn […]

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Fellowship Application Deadline Approaching

January 20, 2016
JCC Fellowship applications must be received by February 1, 2016

The Fund awards fellowships to qualified individuals for full-time postdoctoral research on cancer and related subject areas. Applicants should not have more than one year of postdoctoral experience and should hold either an M.D. or […]

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Dr. Stephen Elledge wins the 2015 Lasker Award

December 10, 2015
Director of the Board of Scientific Advisors recognized for DNA-damage response discoveries

Director of the Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fund’s Board of Scientific Advisors, Dr. Stephen Elledge, was awarded the 2015 Lasker Award for his discoveries related to the DNA-damage response in cells. He shares the award […]

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Dr. Susan Froshauer leads Connecticut United for Research Excellence

December 10, 2015
CURE serves as the bioscience cluster of Connecticut, a diverse community of small and large life and healthcare sciences companies, ranging in scope from therapeutics, to healthcare technology, to medical devices.

Representative Lonnie Reed, Commissioner Catherine Smith and Dr. Susan Froshauer at a recent Bioscience ClubhouseCT funded by CTNext. (Photo by Last spring, Connecticut’s leaders in biosciences – from academics to entrepreneurs – attended the […]

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Research and Achievements (2015)

October 1, 2015
Past and present JCC Fellows and BSA members make the news

Here are some updates for the past year. Share your publications, awards, and career news at Tom Cohen, JCC Fellow 2012-2015 at Washington University in St. Louis, co-founded Nanopore Diagnostics and became its CEO. […]

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