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    Lab on a Chip Emerging Investigator Series

    November 13, 2017

    The Royal Society of Chemistry is delighted to introduce their latest Lab on a Chip Emerging Investigator, Wilbur Lam!

    Wilbur A. Lam, MD, PhD is an Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Pediatrics at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University and has a unique background as a physician-scientist-engineer trained in pediatric hematology/oncology and bioengineering. Dr. Lam’s interdisciplinary laboratory, located at both Emory and Georgia Tech, includes engineers, biologists, biophysicists, chemists and physicians.

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    Tired of the common cold? A new vaccine could prevent it

    November 06, 2017

    Research happening in an Emory University and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta lab takes 50 strains of the common cold and puts it into one shot to make a vaccine.

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    2017 Celebration of Faculty Excellence

    October 25, 2017

    This past week, the School of Medicine recognized several faculty members during the “Celebration of Faculty Excellence” award ceremony.  These honorees were recognized for their commitment to our various missions and we had one of the largest contingent ever! Congratulations to all!

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    New awardees announced for Synergy Awards to support collaborative research in health sciences

    October 17, 2017

    Synergy Award projects include faculty members in at least two different schools/units as co-principal investigators. The awards are intended to support new, highly innovative projects that are not yet funded or published.

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    Georgia Clinical & Translational Science Alliance receives $51 million NIH state-wide grant

    September 25, 2017

    After a decade of research collaboration, the Atlanta Clinical & Translational Science Institute (ACTSI) will welcome a new partner and change its name, reflecting a new statewide focus. The University of Georgia will officially become the fourth academic partner and…

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    2017 Researcher Appreciation Day

    September 18, 2017

    Congratulations to 12 nominees from the Department of Pediatrics who were recognized for their resesarch at the 2017 Researcher Appreciation Day on September 6, 2017.

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    Marcus Autism Center chosen again as Autism Center of Excellence

    September 07, 2017

    Marcus Autism Center has been chosen again by the National Institutes of Health as an Autism Center of Excellence and is one of only five centers in the country to receive this designation. The funding will support large-scale studies on autism, with the goal of identifying causes and best-practice treatments. Learn more about this exciting designation for our center.

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    Seeking Research Rockstars!

    August 22, 2017

    Now accepting applications for 2018 Petit Undergraduate Research Scholars.  A scholarship program for undergraduates to conduct PAID, independent, bio-related research for a full year at Georgia Tech.