National Academy of Medicine

NAM Launches New Online Interview Series, Community Health Heroes, To Spotlight Individuals or Groups Who Are Pursuing Health Equity in Communities Across the Nation

The National Academy of Medicine launched a new online interview series today, entitled Community Health Heroes. Inspired by the 2017 Nat
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NAM Member Keith Yamamoto Receives Luminary Award for Work in Precision Medicine

This past week, National Academy of Medicine (NAM) member Keith R. Yamamoto received the Luminary Award from the Precisio
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NASEM Publications Round-Up: April 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 lis
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NAM Member James Allison Named One of TIME’s Most Influential

Dr. James Allison, who made pivotal insights to treat cancer by training our immune system instead of attacking the tumor directly, has been
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NAM President Victor Dzau Receives Honorary Degree from the University of South Florida

On April 20, 2017, National Academy of Medicine (NAM) President Victor J. Dzau a distinguished USF degree for his
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NAM Member Thomas Insel Honored with Alexander Award in Psychiatry

Dr. Thomas Insel, a distinguished neuroscientist, psychiatrist and leader of the mental health team at the life sciences research organ
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NAM Member David Julius Receives 2017 Canada Gairdner International Award for Groundbreaking Pain Research

Last week, the Gairdner Foundation announced Dr. David Julius as its 2017 recipient of the Cana
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Nominate a Health Leader for 2017 Lienhard Award and Sarnat Prize

  About the Gustav O. Lienhard Award for Advancement of Health Care The Gustav O. Lienhard Award for Advancement of Health Care rec
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NAM Member Judy Garber Wins AACR Award for Outstanding Clinical Research Achievement

Last week, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute announced that their director for the Center for Cancer Genetics and Prev
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