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Agar and Santagata

Nathalie Agar, PhD and Sandro Santagata, MD, PhD Received the 2021 MGB President's Scholar Award

June 23, 2021

The annual President’s Scholar Award at Brigham and Women’s Hospital recognizes exceptional scholarly and entrepreneurial accomplishments and supports the careers of assistant or associate professors who have made noteworthy contributions to their chosen field of research. The awardees will receive $100,000 per year for three years.

Sunil Eappen, MD, Brigham Health interim President, announcing the recipients of the 2021 President’s Scholar Awards at the Brigham Research Appreciation Celebration virtual event.

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Mehra Golshan

Mehra Golshan, MD Shares His Innovative Approach to Tailoring Surgery and Therapy for Patients With Early-Stage Breast Cancer

June 11, 2021

There are many challenges in managing breast cancer. Top among them is the fact that initial breast-conserving surgeries (the standard treatment for early-stage disease also known as lumpectomies) often miss vestiges of a patient’s tumor. Source:  Official Podcast of the BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FOUNDATION

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SA Stopka

Sylwia A. Stopka, PhD is one of the recipient of the 2021 Postdoctoral Career Development Award from the American Society for Mass Spectrometry

April 12, 2021

The purpose of the award is to promote the professional career development of postdoctoral fellows in the field of mass spectrometry. Activities envisioned for this award include, but are not limited to, conference and workshop attendance, travel to other mass spectrometry laboratories, and purchase of personal professional items such as books, software, or laptops.

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Ron Kikinis

Ron Kikinis Appointed HMS B. Leonard Holman Professor of Radiology

August 14, 2020

Ron Kikinis, MD vice chair of Biomedical Informatics Research and founding director of the Surgical Planning Laboratory in the Department of Radiology, was named the second B. Leonard Holman Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School (HMS) in honor of his outstanding contributions to the field.

This appointment honors the legacy and memory of nuclear medicine pioneer B. Leonard Holman, MD, former chair of Radiology at the Brigham and the Philip Cook Professor of Radiology at HMS, who died in 1998. Kikinis’ appointment follows that of his mentor and the position’s first...

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Ron Kikinis

A Prestigious Appointment at Harvard

May 28, 2020

Change at Fraunhofer MEVIS: Ron Kikinis assumes professorship in the USA.

Ron Kikinis, MD the former director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Medicine MEVIS in Bremen, has accepted a renowned appointment at Harvard Medical School in the United States. Since March 1, 2020, Prof. Horst Hahn has been the sole director of the Institute – for the prior six years, both had acted in dual leadership roles. Kikinis has assumed the B. Leonard Holman Endowed Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School. This endowed chair is one of the highest academic distinctions at the...

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