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On Recent Visit to New York, NIH OxCam Scholars gain Inspiration from Leaders in Bioethics, Biopharmaceuticals and Science

It has become an annual September experience for Scholars in the NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program to travel to New York City to attend several events centered on the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation’s Lasker Awards. For the handful of selected scholars in advanced stages of comp
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Former Scholar Featured in Nature

Paul Tesar – a former NIH-Oxford-Cambridge Scholar was featured in Nature discussing how having two mentors can lead to breakthrough research. The article below is posted online with the permission of Nature Publishing Group. The original article can be found here. Turning point
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Lasker Foundation and Alliance to Host Lasker Lessons in Leadership on August 4, 2015

The second Lasker Lessons in Leadership lecture, with keynote speaker Dr. Dan Littman and discussion panelists Dr. Alan Sher, Dr. Beverly Purnell, and Dr. Enrique Schisterman will take place on August 4th on the NIH main campus in Bethesda, Maryland. This lecture and panel discussion
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2015 Annual Research Colloquium in Cambridge

The NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program will hold the 2015 Annual Research Colloquium June 22-24th, 2015. This year the Colloquium will be hosted by the University of Cambridge at Downing College. In addition to a number of student presentations showcasing their extraordinary work,
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NIH OxCam Scholar Advances Cancer Detection using Nanodiamonds

NIH Oxford-Cambridge Program Scholar Alumna, Dr. Ambika Bumb’s biotech company, Bikanta, has developed nanodiamond-based technology that assists in the early detection of cancer.  Through the use of fluorescent nanodiamonds, medical imaging is enhanced, allowing cancer to be detected
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NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholar wins MacArthur Fellowship

The International Biomedical Research Alliance is proud to congratulate a remarkable NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program graduate, Danielle Bassett (nee Perry), on her recent acceptance to the MacArthur Fellows Program.  The MacArthur Fellows Program awards unrestricted fellowships
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Dr. Ralph Synderman to speak at Inaugural Lasker Lessons in Leadership

Dr. Ralph Snyderman, Chancellor Emeritus and James B. Duke Professor of Medicine at Duke University will be the inaugural speaker for the Lasker Lessons in Leadership to be held on the campus of the NIH on May 19, 2015.  Dr. Snyderman’s talk entitled “From Brooklyn to Lab
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Salvador Dali work Washington to be Rededicated and Unveiled at the NIH

On April 9, 2015 members of the board of directors of the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation, the International Biomedical Research Alliance and scholars and administrators of the NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program and MD/PhD Partnership Training Program, NIH-Lasker Research Scholar
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