The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern establishes $200,000 medical science award

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

April 20, 2015

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

Northwestern has created a $200,000 prize for medical science that will be awarded starting in 2016. The Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science will recognize physician-scientists whose research has a lasting impact....

Lurie Cancer Center chooses new director

Ally Mutnick, Managing Editor

October 1, 2014

Filed under Academic, Campus, On Campus, Science & Technology

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University named Dr. Leonidas Platanias its new director Wednesday, tapping a doctor who is known for his research on cancer-fighting proteins found in the bloodstream. Platanias,...

Feinberg launches new Institute of Public Health and Medicine

Susan Du, City Editor

October 21, 2012

Filed under Arts and Technology (City), City, Education, Local

Northwestern's Feinberg School of Medicine is seeking applications to fill 60 staff positions for its recently inaugurated Institute of Public Health and Medicine, an interdisciplinary research institution. IPHAM is composed...