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Across the Foundation’s priority areas, our grantees are working to improve the health of the public through innovative research and programs.  The Foundation awards up to 50 grants on a rotating schedule each year.

Renewed Funds for Medical Student and Research Fellow Alliance

Theme: Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, and System Performance

Institution: New York Academy of Sciences

Grant Type: President's Grant

Award Amount: $25,000

Grant Awarded: August 2011

Principal Investigator: Monica Kerr, PhD

Grant Description

Request for renewed funding to maintain the program of recruitment of medical students, residents and clinical fellows, continuing the memberships of NYAS medical student and physician members and recruiting new members from the medical community.  These new members will form the core of participants in programs of the Translational Medicine Initiative.