Monthly Archives: July 2018

Feinstein Institute Summer Concert raises $3M for research

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MANHASSET, NY – Superstar entertainer Fergie took center stage last week at a private benefit concert at Old Westbury Gardens that raised more than $3 million to support research initiatives at Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. “As Northwell continues to grow, philanthropy is even more important to fulfilling our mission of improving the health and… read more

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Feinstein Institute researcher awarded $3.5M to develop bladder cancer care program

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MANHASSET, NY – Feinstein Institute for Medical Research Professor Michael A. Diefenbach, PhD, received a five-year $3.5 million R01 grant from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Cancer Institute to develop a post-surgical care program for stage II bladder cancer patients and their caregivers. This is the first study to address the needs of bladder… read more

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Novel therapy for uncontrolled high blood pressure studied at Northwell Health

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MANHASSET, NY – Teams from Northwell Health’s Sandra Atlas Bass Heart Hospital at North Shore University Hospital and Feinstein Institute for Medical Research are the first in New York State – and among the first nationally – to treat a patient with a new implantable device for uncontrolled blood pressure as part of a recently-launched clinical… read more

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Feinstein Institute researcher uncovers new understanding of certain psychiatric diseases

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MANHASSET, NY – Research scientists from The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell in Hempstead, NY, in conjunction with their colleagues at Rockefeller University in New York City, have developed a new understanding of how certain psychiatric diseases – those that involve uncontrollable reactions to stimuli… read more

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