National Academy of Medicine

NAM member Jennifer Doudna named 2017 Japan Prize Laureate for invention of CRISPR-Cas9

NAM member Jennifer Doudna has been awarded the 2017 Japan Prize for her invention of the CRISPRI-Cas9 technology.
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NASEM Publications Round-Up: January 2017

Browse all publications released in January 2017 below. To receive updates from the NAM, please subscribe to our mailing list. Reports document the evidence-base
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NAM Member Elaine Fuchs Wins 2017 McEwen Award for Innovation

NAM member Elaine Fuchs, Rebecca C. Lancefield Professor, Robin Chemers Neustein Laboratory of Mammalian Cell Biology and Development, has b
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Announcing Placements of the 2016-2017 RWJF Health Policy Fellows

The national program office of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows at the NAM is pleased to announce the placements
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Human Trafficking is a Public Health Problem: Our Interview with NAM Fellow and Human Trafficking Expert Dr. Hanni Stoklosa

The National Academy of Medicine’s 2015-2017 American Board of Emergency Medicine
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NAM Announces 2016 Council Election Results

The votes for the 2016 National Academy of Medicine (NAM) Council election have been tabulated, and the following individuals have been elected to serve three
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Thirteen NAM Members Elected to National Academy of Inventors

This week, the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) named 175 leaders of academic invention to NAI Fellow status. Thirteen National Academy o
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Margaret Hamburg, NAM Foreign Secretary, Selected as AAAS President-Elect

Margaret Hamburg, the foreign secretary of the National Academy of Medicine, has been chosen to serve as president-elect of AAAS.
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Winners of 2016 D.C. Public Health Case Challenge Announced at National Academy of Medicine Annual Meeting

The winners of the fourth annual D.C. Public Health Case Challenge were announced at this year’s
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