National Academy of Medicine

Robert Brent receives 2015 Gustav O. Lienhard Award

The National Academy of Medicine today awarded the Gustav O. Lienhard Award to Robert Brent for his foundational research into environmental risk facto
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Jamison & Kendler receive 2015 Sarnat Prize

The National Academy of Medicine today awarded the 2015 Rhoda and Bernard Sarnat International Prize in Mental Health to Kay Redfield Jamison and Kenneth Kendle
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2015 Anniversary Fellows Announced

The National Academy of Medicine has selected five outstanding health professionals for the class of 2015 NAM Anniversary Fellows. Chosen from excellent groups of nomi
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NAM Elects 80 New Members

The National Academy of Medicine, formerly the Institute of Medicine, announced today the election of 70 regular members and 10 international members during its annual meeting.
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Leshner, Samet, and Scrimshaw Honored for Outstanding Service

The NAM honored members Alan Leshner, Jonathan M. Samet, and Susan C. Scrimshaw for their outstanding service at the NAM/IOM Anniversary Celeb
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National Governors Association & NAM cohost state health care retreats

Leadership Gathering Focuses on Health Care Transformation Governors play a critical role in health care transformation and are leadi
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Announcing October 5 Information-Gathering Session for Human Gene Editing Initiative

To inform a committee that is planning an international summit on human gene editing, taking place this December in W
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International Summit on Human Gene Editing December 1-3, 2015

The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and the Royal Society (the science academy of the U.K.) are joining the U.S. National Academy of Scienc
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NAM member Chad A. Mirkin wins prestigious prize in convergence research

Chad A. Mirkin is the inaugural recipient of the Raymond and Beverly Sackler Prize in Convergence Research, the National Academy o
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2015 NAKFI Communication Award Winners Announced

The recipients of the 2015 Communication Awards were announced today by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Supported by the W
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