Posts Tagged: Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

Communication Between Nervous and Immune Systems Detailed in New Feinstein Institute Analysis

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MANHASSET, NY – Sangeeta S. Chavan, PhD, Valentin A. Pavlov, PhD, and Kevin J. Tracey, MD, president and CEO of The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research at Northwell Health, have completed a detailed analysis of how the nervous and immune systems communicate with each other, which will help to develop novel medications and bioelectronic medicine devices… read more

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Feinstein Institute Scientist Recognized for Innovative Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Research

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MANHASSET, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research Instructor Shih-Shih Chen, PhD, is continuing the Institute’s tradition of innovating the diagnosis and treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) through the recognition of her research that identifies a potential new therapy target for CLL. The award was presented at the recent International Workshop on Chronic Lymphocytic… read more

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Data from Clinical Study Showing Reduction of Symptoms in Severe Postpartum Depression Published in The Lancet

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MANHASSET, NY – An investigational drug demonstrated a reduction in depressive symptoms in women suffering from severe postpartum depression (PDD), a potentially significant development for the one in seven women in the United States who are afflicted, according to clinical trial data published in the prestigious journal The Lancet. The publication of findings from this multi-site,…

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Neuroscience, Oncology Leaders Gather to Advance Brain Tumor Research at Feinstein Institute’s Brain Tumor Biotech Summit

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NEW YORK, NY – Leading experts in neurosurgery, neuroscience, oncology and industry gathered at the fifth annual Feinstein Institute for Medical Research’s Brain Tumor Biotech Summit at Northwell Health’s Lenox Hill Hospital to engage in an open exchange of ideas to further advance the development of therapies for brain tumors and other central nervous system (CNS) diseases…. read more

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Experts from Feinstein Institute, MIT and DARPA Discuss the Future of Bioelectronic Medicine at Packed SXSW Panel

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MANHASSET, NY – In one of this year’s most popular panels at SXSW Interactive, America’s premier festival of technological and scientific innovation, the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research’s Chad Bouton discussed the future of the emerging field of bioelectronic medicine with colleagues from other leading research institutions. Clinical trials of bioelectronic treatments for conditions, including rheumatoid… read more

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Feinstein Institute Scientist Awarded $3M for Schizophrenia Research

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Researchers will use latest imaging techniques to identify biomarkers that will help develop new and more effective treatments MANHASSET, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research Scientist Anil Malhotra, MD, was awarded a five-year, $3 million R01 grant from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) to identify biomarkers for… read more

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Feinstein Institute Genetic Discovery Provides New Insight into Cognitive Disorders

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Findings published in Molecular Psychiatry could ultimately lead to new treatments for disorders such as schizophrenia and ADHD. MANHASSET, NY – An international team of scientists, led by Todd Lencz, PhD, professor at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research at Northwell Health and Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine, have unlocked some of the genes responsible for… read more

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New Feinstein Institute Analysis Details Nervous System’s Role in Controlling Immune Function

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MANHASSET, NY – Valentin A. Pavlov, PhD, associate investigator, and Kevin J. Tracey, MD, president and CEO of The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research at Northwell Health, completed an analysis of how the nervous system regulates the immune system, which will help them further identify and develop bioelectronic medicine devices to treat disease and injury. The… read more

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Senior Neurosurgery Resident Receives Prestigious Research Award

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Manhasset, NY – Shamik Chakraborty, MD, senior neurosurgery resident from the Brain Tumor Biotech Center at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, was named as the first place winner of the “Resident Research Award” from the New York Society of Neurosurgery. At the Society’s annual meeting on Aug 3rd, Dr. Chakraborty was recognized for his presentation “Overcoming… read more

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Researcher’s Study on Brain Injury Honored

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Manhasset, NY – Chunyan Li, PhD, assistant investigator at Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research (FIMR), received the prestigious ThinkFirst Injury Prevention Award at the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) 84th Annual Scientific meeting held April 30 – May 4 in Chicago, IL. This year, more than 1,500 abstracts were submitted for presentation at the annual… read more

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