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NAM Member Joseph DeSimone Receives 22nd Heinz Award for Technology, the Economy and Employment


Earlier this month, the Heinz Family Foundation announced NAM member Dr. Joseph DeSimone as the recipient of the 2017 Heinz Award for Technology, the Economy and Employment. Dr. DeSimone is a polymer scientist whose research is at the interface of polymer scie ...

September 25, 2017


NAM Member Douglas R. Lowy Receives Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award


NAM member Douglas R. Lowy has received this year’s Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award for pioneering technological advances that led to the creation of HPV vaccines for prevention of cervical cancer and other tumors caused by human papilloma ...

September 22, 2017


National Academy of Medicine Releases New Special Publication Guide to Help Health Clinicians Counter the Opioid Epidemic


Halting the opioid epidemic requires aggressive action across multiple dimensions, including informed, active, and determined front-line leadership from health clinicians working in every setting throughout the nation, says a new National Academy of Medicine s ...

September 21, 2017


Appointment of Gregg S. Margolis as Director of Health Policy Educational Programs and Fellowships at NAM


The National Academy of Medicine has announced the appointment of Gregg S. Margolis, PhD, as the new Director of Health Policy Educational Programs and Fellowships. In this role, Dr. Margolis will lead and direct the NAM’s four national health policy fellowshi ...

September 05, 2017


NASEM Publications Round-Up: June 2017


Browse all health-related publications released by the National Academies in April 2017 below. To receive updates from the NAM, please subscribe to our mailing list. Reports document the evidence-based consensus of an authoring committee of experts. Proceeding ...

July 31, 2017


2017-2018 Nurse Scholar Announced


Tener Goodwin Veenema has been selected as the Distinguished NAM Nurse Scholar-in-Residence for 2017-2018 Tener Goodwin Veenema, PhD, MPH, MS, RN, FAAN, has been chosen as the 2017–2018 Distinguished Nurse Scholar-in-Residence at the National Academy of Medici ...

July 19, 2017


New National Academy of Medicine Special Publication Examines ‘High-Need Patients’


New National Academy of Medicine Special Publication Offers Opportunities for Improving Outcomes and Reducing Costs in the Treatment of  ‘High-Needs Patients’ – Those Who Make Up  5 Percent of All Patients but  Account for Nearly Half of All Health Care Spendi ...

July 06, 2017


Six Health Professionals Selected for Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows Program at the National Academy of Medicine


The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) today named the 2017-2018 class of RWJF Health Policy Fellows.  Beginning in September, six health professionals will spend a year in Washington, D.C., working on health-related l ...

June 19, 2017


NASEM Publications Round-Up: May 2017


Browse all health-related publications released by the National Academies in April 2017 below. To receive updates from the NAM, please subscribe to our mailing list. Reports document the evidence-based consensus of an authoring committee of experts. Proceeding ...

June 05, 2017


U.S. National Academy of Medicine to Establish Its First International Health Policy Fellowship; A Fellow in the Inaugural Class Will Come From The Chinese University of Hong Kong


The U.S. National Academy of Medicine (NAM) announced today that it will establish the National Academy of Medicine International Health Policy Fellowship Program with the goal of fostering a pipeline of health policy scholars who will put forth informed solut ...

June 02, 2017


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