Monthly Archives: April 2018

Feinstein Institute hosts Marc Feldmann for Marsh Lecture

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MANHASSET, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research hosted Professor Sir Marc Feldmann as the Institute’s Marsh Lecturer. Sir Feldmann, of the Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences at the University of Oxford, presented his work to uncover the biologic mechanisms of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The Feinstein Institute’s Marsh Lecture was established… read more

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Feinstein Institute researchers publish analysis about link between neuroscience and immunity

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MANHASSET, NY – Feinstein Institute for Medical Research researchers Valentin A. Pavlov, PhD, Sangeeta S. Chavan, PhD, and Kevin J. Tracey, MD, reviewed the link between the nervous system and the immune system in an analysis published today in the Annual Review of Immunology. A detailed account of how the central and peripheral nervous systems signal the… read more

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Feinstein Institute researcher nominated to Association of American Physicians

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John M. Kane, MD, selected to prestigious organization of top physician scientists MANHASSET, NY – Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research Professor John, M Kane, MD, has been inducted into the prestigious Association of American Physicians (AAP). AAP’s members are competitively selected and are among the leading senior physician scientists from the United States,… read more

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Improving emergency room visits for kids with autism spectrum disorder: study

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MANHASSET, NY – How health care workers interact with young patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) – and their families – can turn an emergency room or urgent care experience into a positive one, according to a newly published study in the Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. Feinstein Institute for Medical Research researchers David… read more

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Feinstein Institute CEO to present Harvey Lecture on bioelectronic medicine

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MANHASSET, NY – Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research President and CEO Kevin J. Tracey, MD, will present a Harvey Lecture on Thursday, April 19 at 8:00 pm at Rockefeller University’s Caspary Hall. The Harvey Lecture is one of the oldest and most prestigious lecture series for the medical and scientific community. Dr. Tracey’s… read more

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Feinstein Institute, NIH launch groundbreaking clinical trial for new lupus medication

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Trial examines use of synthetic endocannabinoid mimetic with no psychotropic properties to treat lupus inflammation MANHASSET, NY – Researchers at Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research are leading a nationwide National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) sponsored clinical trial testing the efficacy of a synthetic cannabinoid derivative… read more

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