Latest Harrington Discovery Institute Stories

2014-06-06 16:23:27

ADDF Harrington Scholars selected to receive funding and project management to support recent discoveries that may lead to new therapeutics for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease CLEVELAND, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers from The Ohio State (Columbus) and Emory (Atlanta) Universities will be the first recipients of drug discovery funding and innovation support from a new partnership between the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) and Harrington Discovery Institute (HDI)...

2014-04-29 12:32:43

Collaboration between ASCI and Harrington Discovery Institute; Prize includes $20,000 honorarium CLEVELAND, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National and international nominations are being sought for the second annual Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine, which honors a medical researcher for notable achievements in innovation, creativity and potential for clinical application. The Harrington Prize, which carries a $20,000 honorarium, is the result of collaboration between The...

2014-03-18 12:32:56

CLEVELAND, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Harrington Discovery Institute (HDI) at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center has opened its third annual grant competition to fund and support physician-scientists at major academic medical centers across the nation in their efforts to accelerate promising drug discoveries. The HDI opens an annual grant competition each spring to identify the nation's most promising medical breakthroughs and to accelerate their usage in patient...

2014-02-12 12:30:11

Inaugural 2014 Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine CLEVELAND, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The inaugural Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine has been awarded to pediatric cardiologist and genetics researcher Harry Dietz, MD, of The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. The Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine, established this year by the Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Case Medical Center and the American Society for Clinical...

2012-06-01 23:02:30

First Distinguished Scholar publishes cancer research in prestigious physician-scientist journal. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) June 01, 2012 University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center´s Harrington Discovery Institute has launched a new program aimed at supporting physician-scientists seeking to move their research into therapies that will improve patients´ lives. Goutham Narla, MD, PhD, formerly at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, has been named the first Harrington...

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