National Academy of Medicine

News

For more information, contact Dana Korsen | DKorsen@nas.edu | 202-334-2843.

Found 101 Results Page 8 of 11

22 Members of the National Academy of Medicine elected to 2015 class of Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors


Washington, DC—Twenty-two members of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) will be inducted as Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) on Apr. 15, 2016, as part of the Fifth Annual Conference of the NAI in Washington, D.C. “It was an honor to be in ...

April 07, 2016


21 NAM Members Named in the Top 50 Most Influential Physician Leaders and Executives by Modern Healthcare


This week, Modern Healthcare recognized National Academy of Medicine (NAM) President Victor J. Dzau and 20 other NAM members as the 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders. The 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders honors physicians ...

April 05, 2016


Queen of Jordan Attends Meeting of Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally


Amman, Jordan—On March 16, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan attended a meeting of the Forum on Investing in Young Children Globally of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine in Amman, Jordan. This meeting brought toget ...

April 04, 2016


NAM Holds Second i2I Meeting for Health Levers across the Life Course


Washington, DC—On March 4, 2016, the National Academy of Medicine’s (NAM’s) i2I program held its second meeting for its Health Levers across the Life Course project. With funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, i2I, along  with the Committee on Nation ...

March 21, 2016


NAM President Victor J. Dzau Receives Honorary Degree from the University of Hong Kong


Hong Kong, China—On March 15, 2016, National Academy of Medicine (NAM) President Victor J. Dzau received a Doctor of Science honoris causa degree from the University of Hong Kong (HKU). The ceremony took place at HKU’s 195th Congregation, held at their Loke Ye ...

March 18, 2016


Innovation to Incubation (i2I) of the National Academy of Medicine hosts first meeting for Transforming the Workforce for Children Birth Through Age 8: Implementation Planning


Washington, DC—On February 5, 2016, the Innovation to Incubation (i2I) program of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) hosted the first meeting for its Transforming the Workforce for Children Birth Through Age 8: Implementation Planning project. This Institu ...

February 24, 2016


Global Scientific Community Commits to Sharing Data on Zika


Leading global health bodies including academic journals, NGOs, research funders and institutes, have committed to sharing data and results relevant to the current Zika crisis and future public health emergencies as rapidly and openly as possible. Organisation ...

February 10, 2016


Appointment of J. Michael McGinnis as Leonard D. Schaeffer Executive Officer of NAM


The National Academy of Medicine has announced the appointment of J. Michael McGinnis as the new Leonard D. Schaeffer Executive Officer. In this role, Dr. McGinnis will serve as the chief operating officer and will be responsible for managing NAM’s progr ...

January 27, 2016


RWJF Health Policy Fellow Robert Mabry Welcomed to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce


House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) announced on January 8, 2016 the addition of Dr. Robert Mabry, a new Robert Woods Johnson Health Policy Fellow, to the Health Subcommittee. Mabry served as president of the Special Operations Medic ...

January 25, 2016


NAM Members to Receive National Medals of Science, Technology by President Obama


Read President Obama’s remarks at the awards ceremony >> On December 22, 2015, the White House announced this year’s recipients of the National Medal of Science and National Medal of Technology and Innovation. These medals are the nation̵ ...

January 22, 2016


Page 8 of 11