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Lasker Lessons in Leadership | Anne Schuchat

The Lasker Lessons in Leadership lecture series provides strategies for developing essential leadership skills to PhD and MD/PhD students, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows. The series is a collaboration between the International Biomedical Research Alliance, the Albert and
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NIH OxCam Scholars Visit Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research

Scholars in the NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program recently experienced a career development field trip to the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) located in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  The trip to NIBR, sponsored by the Alliance and thoughtfully coordinated by Drs. E
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NIH OxCam Scholars Tour NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center

To infinity and beyond!  It’s not such far out concept as Scholars learned on a recent career development field trip to NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.   Established in 1959 and named for American rocketry pioneer Dr. Robert H. Goddard, it is home to the nat
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Breaking the Mold: Partnering with the National Institutes of Health Intramural Research Program to Accelerate PhD Training

Soucy, Katie et al. publish an article about the NIH-Oxford-Cambridge Scholars program in the December issue of Trends in Immunology  (Volume 37 , Issue 12 , 813 – 815). Click here to read the full article.  
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Alliance Board Member Ralph Snyderman authors A Chancellor’s Tale/Transforming Academic Medicine

During his fifteen years as chancellor, Dr. Ralph Snyderman helped create new paradigms for academic medicine while guiding the Duke University Medical Center through periods of great challenge and transformation. Under his leadership, the medical center became internationally known f
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Monica Kasbekar

Doctoral Students Use NCATS Resources to Investigate Promising Disease Therapies

Since 2012, the NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program has enabled future scientists to work with NCATS researchers to explore the translation of promising new therapies for cancers and tuberculosis. Most recently, OxCam — an accelerated, individualized doctoral training program for ou
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Alliance Appoints Life Sciences Patent Lawyer Jeffrey I. Auerbach to its Board of Directors

The International Biomedical Research Alliance announced that Jeffrey I. Auerbach, PhD, is joining the Alliance’s board of directors. Dr. Auerbach is the founder and managing member of AuerbachSchrot LLC, an intellectual property (IP) law firm based in Rockville, Maryland. “The Intern
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NIH OxCam Scholars attend 2016 Lasker Awards and Career Development Events in New York City

Once again this September, the International Biomedical Research Alliance was fortunate enough to host six students in the NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program for a visit to the New York area to meet with science icons. The trip began on Wednesday, September 21st with a meeting at t
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