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Oct 27, 2016, 13:35 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Awards $50,000 Innovation Grant To Princeton University Researcher Working to Manipulate Cellular DNA for Improved Disease Treatments

Max Wilson, Ph.D., a post-doctoral researcher in the Molecular Biology Department at Princeton University, has received a $50,000 Innovation Grant...


Oct 17, 2016, 13:32 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Awards $50,000 Innovation Grant to Improve Treatment for Children with Vision Dysfunction

New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) has awarded a $50,000 Innovation Grant to Tara Alvarez, PhD, to help create a 3-D virtual reality therapy game...


Sep 29, 2016, 11:50 ET New Jersey Health Foundation awards $50,000 Innovation Grant to advance treatment of allergic inflammation and mast cell leukemia

New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) has awarded a $50,000 Innovation Grant to Mark C. Siracusa, PhD, to advance his work in the regulation of mast...


Sep 06, 2016, 13:50 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Commits $1 Million To Fund Latest Cycle of Research Grants Program

New Jersey Health Foundation, a not-for-profit organization that funds health-related research projects in New Jersey, has committed $1 million for...


Aug 22, 2016, 13:20 ET Students Gain Valuable Research Experience Through NJHF $100,000 Grant for Summer Programs

To further its mission of advancing health-related educational programs in the state, New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) has once again...


Aug 11, 2016, 13:20 ET New Jersey Health Foundation awards $50,000 Innovation Grant to Rutgers University professor to advance therapeutic drug delivery

New Jersey Health Foundation has awarded a $50,000 Innovation Grant to Charles Roth, PhD, to advance the development of a more effective platform...


Jun 21, 2016, 13:40 ET New Jersey Health Foundation and The Nicholson Foundation Award $50,000 Grant to Rowan University Professor Developing Device to More Effectively Treat Orthopedic Related Infections

Shivakumar Ranganathan, PhD, assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Rowan University, has received a $50,000 Innovation Grant from New...


Jun 16, 2016, 12:40 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Presents Excellence in Teaching, Research Awards

New Jersey Health Foundation honored 16 faculty members from Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and Rowan University School of Osteopathic...


Jun 08, 2016, 13:12 ET New Jersey Health Foundation and The Nicholson Foundation Award $50,000 Innovation Grant to Rowan University Assistant Professor Creating Improved Health Monitoring Sensor

Wei Xue, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Rowan University, has received a $50,000 Innovation Grant from New...


Feb 03, 2016, 14:20 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Awards $1 Million to Advance Research Throughout NJ

New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) has awarded 30 grants totaling more than $1 million for researchers in New Jersey who are working on...


Jan 14, 2016, 13:20 ET New Jersey Health Foundation/The Nicholson Foundation award $50,000 to advance research to slow brain degeneration in Parkinson's disease

M. Maral Mouradian, M.D., a professor at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, has received a $50,000 Innovation Grant from New Jersey...


Jan 06, 2016, 13:20 ET New Jersey Health Foundation/The Nicholson Foundation award $50,000 grant to advance a device to decrease post-surgical lung complications

Vikki Hazelwood, PhD, a professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry and Biological Sciences at Stevens Institute of...


Dec 16, 2015, 11:10 ET New Jersey Health Foundation/The Nicholson Foundation award $50,000 grant to advance a device to promote less traumatic tooth removal

Antonio Valdevit, PhD, an assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry and Biological Sciences at Stevens Institute...


Dec 07, 2015, 10:17 ET New Jersey Health Foundation/The Nicholson Foundation award $300,000 for innovative projects at major NJ universities

Through the jointly sponsored Innovation Grants Program,  New Jersey Health Foundation and The Nicholson Foundation have awarded six grants...


Sep 09, 2015, 13:10 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Commits $1 Million To Fund Next Round of Research Grants Program

 New Jersey Health Foundation, a not-for-profit organization that funds research projects in the state of New Jersey, has committed $1 million...


Feb 17, 2015, 14:10 ET New Jersey Health Foundation and the Office of Technology Licensing at Princeton University Team Up for Biomedical Research and Technology Projects

 New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) is pleased to announce the signing of an affiliation agreement with the Office of Technology Licensing...


Feb 02, 2015, 13:20 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Endowments Exceed National Investment Returns

 James M. Golubieski, president of New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF), is proud to announce that its endowment returns, net of fees, have...


Jan 07, 2015, 11:40 ET NEW JERSEY HEALTH Foundation Awards $1.2 Million for Innovative Research

NEW JERSEY HEALTH Foundation (NJHF) has awarded grants totaling $1.2 million to advance innovative research in New Jersey. This round of funding...


Nov 03, 2014, 10:00 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Partners With Stevens Institute of Technology To Advance Innovative Technologies and Breakthrough Research

 New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) and Stevens Institute of Technology are pleased to announce the signing of an affiliation agreement that...


Sep 30, 2014, 11:40 ET Kessler Foundation Partners with New Jersey Health Foundation To Start Innovative Companies To Change the Lives of People with Disabilities

The signing of a formal affiliation agreement that allows Kessler Foundation and New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) to work together to advance...


Sep 26, 2014, 11:45 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Awards Grant to Enhance Drug Discovery at Rutgers University

In its continuing effort to advance the biomedical sciences, New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) has awarded a pivotal $35,000 grant to the Office...


Apr 24, 2014, 11:40 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Awards Second Grant for Development of Improved Surgical Gloves

 As part of its Innovation Stage Funding Program, New Jersey Health Foundation has awarded a second grant to Dr. Tomer Davidov, assistant...


Feb 14, 2014, 11:35 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Endowments Exceed National Investment Returns

New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) is proud to announce that its endowment returns, net of fees, have exceeded the average annual one (1), three...


Jan 08, 2014, 11:40 ET New Jersey Health Foundation President Addresses Panel at AAHC Research Efficiency Conference

 James M. Golubieski, president of New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) and Foundation Venture Capital Group (FVCG), discussed how these...


Oct 21, 2013, 11:35 ET New Jersey Health Foundation Awards $50,000 Grant For Research to Facilitate Stem Cell Growth

Dr. Steven Levison has received a $50,000 Innovation Stage Funding Grant from New Jersey Health Foundation to advance research that could make stem...