Posts Tagged: science

Northwell Health Awarded $1.5M to Test Home-Based Pulmonary Rehab for Hispanic Patients

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Telemedicine program hopes to improve quality of life and reduce hospitalizations in underserved patients with pulmonary disease Manhasset, NY –Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research has been awarded a $1.5 million grant from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study whether home-based pulmonary rehabilitation improves quality of life and decreases hospitalization in Hispanic patients… read more

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Feinstein Institute CEO Receives Shock Society Scientific Achievement Award

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Manhasset, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research President and CEO Kevin J. Tracey, MD will be awarded the Scientific Achievement Award at the 39th Annual Conference on Shock during a dinner ceremony today. The Shock Society award, which recognizes lifetime achievements in the field of shock research, is being presented to Dr. Tracey for his… read more

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Stanford University Neurologist Recognized for Multiple Sclerosis Research

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Feinstein Institute and its Molecular Medicine journal present Cerami Award to Lawrence Steinman Manhasset, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and its medical journal, Molecular Medicine, announced today that the fifth Anthony Cerami Award in Translational Medicine will be conferred to Lawrence Steinman, MD, professor of neurology and neurological sciences, pediatrics and genetics at… read more

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Long Island Community Supports Women in Science

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The Fifth Annual Advancing Women in Science and Medicine (AWSM) Awards Breakfast is Held Manhasset, NY – An organization of female scientists, Advancing Women in Science and Medicine (AWSM), recently hosted its fifth annual awards breakfast in recognition of the numerous scientific accomplishments of female scientists at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and across Northwell… read more

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New Study Shows Female Cancer Survivors Need More Fertility Counseling

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Manhasset, NY – Despite expressing concerns about their ability to bear children in the future, many young adult females who survive cancer do not receive enough information about their fertility as part of their survivorship care, according to a new study by researchers at Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. The… read more

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Feinstein Institute Spin-off TheraSource Receives $3 Million NIH Grant to Develop a Mitigator for Nuclear Disasters

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Manhasset, NY – Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and TheraSource LLC, a Long Island-based biotech company, announced today that TheraSource has received a $3 million three-year Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), which is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The grant will support the development… read more

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Long Island Bioscience Hub Welcomes Feinstein Institute

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Stony Brook University-led initiative to accelerate commercialization of biomedical discoveries Stony Brook, and Manhasset, NY – The Center for Biotechnology at Stony Brook University and the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, the research arm of Northwell Health, announced that the Feinstein Institute will be joining the Long Island Bioscience Hub (LIBH). Established with a National Institutes of… read more

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PathMaker Neurosystems and Feinstein Institute Announce Initiation of First Clinical Trial of MyoRegulator to Treat Muscle Contraction

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PathMaker will be presenting at the 11th Annual Neurotech Investing and Partnering Conference being held April 6-7 in Boston Boston, MA and Manhasset, NY – PathMaker Neurosystems Inc. (“PathMaker”), a clinical-stage neurotechnology company developing non-invasive neurotherapy systems for the treatment of patients with neuromotor disorders, announced today that it has launched an Institutional Review Board (IRB)-approved… read more

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Feinstein Institute Celebrates High School Medical Marvel Winners

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Manhasset, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and Northwell Health Center for Workforce Readiness celebrated the winners of the Medical Marvels Program, which encourages Long Island high school students in 9th and 10th grades to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). At the event, participating teams presented their findings and received… read more

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Verik Bio and Feinstein Institute Sign Agreement to Collaborate on Cancerous Tumor Treatment

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The two organizations will work concurrently to accelerate the delivery of High Curative Potential™ T Cell Immunotherapies to patients MANHASSET, NY – Verik Bio, Inc. and The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, the research arm of the North Shore-LIJ Health System, jointly announced their intention to engage in a strategic partnership to explore the development of engineered cytotoxic… read more

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