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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...

Sep 24, 2013, 10:35 ET

New Jersey Health Foundation endowment earns 16.4% for year ending June 30, 2013

 New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) announced today that its endowment generated investment returns of 16.4 percent for the year ending June...

Sep 16, 2013, 11:40 ET

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and New Jersey Health Foundation work together to create a $4 million endowment for medically under-served

Thanks to a joint effort between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF), the Eric B. Chandler Health...

Mar 28, 2013, 13:15 ET

Actinobac Biomed Receives $202,000 from NIH To Advance Blood Cancer Research

Actinobac Biomed Inc, originally funded with an investment from Foundation Venture Capital Group, Inc., has received a $202,000 Small Business...

Feb 21, 2013, 11:50 ET

Foundation Venture Capital Group Commits Second Round of Funding to Actinobac Biomed

Actinobac Biomed, Inc., has received a commitment for a second investment of $100,000 from Foundation Venture Capital Group (FVCG) to  study...

Feb 12, 2013, 13:40 ET

Grant Will Further Research Developing Blood Test for Mild Cognitive Impairment

 Thanks to its continued support of the UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine (SOM), the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Ohio has awarded a...

Feb 01, 2013, 13:10 ET

$2.5 Million Endowment Honors Orthopaedic Leader

 As a result of the generosity of Dr. h.c.mult. Hansjoerg Wyss of Switzerland, New Jersey Health Foundation has received a $2 million...

Jan 31, 2013, 15:20 ET

New Jersey Health Foundation Approves Additional $5 Million to Fund New Start-Ups

At today's Board Meeting, the New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) Board of Directors approved an additional $5 million to fund investments made by...

Jan 25, 2013, 13:05 ET

Foundation Venture Capital Group Invests In Start-Up Working to Reduce Side Effects of Parkinson's Treatment

Parkinson's disease affects one million people in the United States and seven million worldwide. While L-Dopa is effective in treating the disease...

Jan 23, 2013, 12:40 ET

New Jersey Health Foundation Awards First Two Innovation Stage Funding Grants

Dr. Tomer Davidov and Dr. William C. Gause are the first two recipients of grants from New Jersey Health Foundation's Innovation Stage Funding...

Nov 13, 2012, 13:35 ET

New Jersey Health Foundation Commits $2 Million to Fund Grants

New Jersey Health Foundation is pleased to announce it will award $2 million for the year ending June 30, 2013, through the New Jersey Health...

Sep 10, 2012, 11:40 ET

New Jersey Health Foundation Initiates Program To Spur Innovative Research

 To help advance research in the scientific process, New Jersey Health Foundation is proud to announce the establishment of the New Jersey...

May 31, 2012, 14:20 ET

New Jersey Health Foundation Announces $50,000 Grant to Advance Cardiovascular Research

New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) announced today that the Zimmerman Family Fund has awarded its first grant of $50,000 to support two...

Mar 14, 2012, 11:45 ET

Foundation of UMDNJ Receives Grand Challenges Tuberculosis Biomarkers Grant

The Foundation of UMDNJ, an affiliate of New Jersey Health Foundation, has received a tuberculosis (TB) biomarkers grant through the Bill &...

Feb 15, 2012, 14:20 ET

Foundation of UMDNJ Receives $1.5 Million Gift From Delta Dental of New Jersey to Improve Dental Care For Special Needs Community

A $1.5 Million Gift from Delta Dental of New Jersey to the Foundation of UMDNJ, an affiliate of New Jersey Health Foundation, will allow New...

Nov 11, 2011, 10:45 ET

New Jersey Health Foundation Endowments Exceed National Investment Returns for Second Consecutive Year

For the second consecutive year, New Jersey Health Foundation (NJHF) and its affiliate, Foundation Venture Capital Group, are proud to...

Nov 09, 2011, 15:25 ET

New Jersey Health Foundation Receives $1 Million Endowment From Wakefern Food Corp. to Honor Outgoing President

New Jersey Health Foundation and its affiliate, the Foundation of UMDNJ, have received a $1 million gift from Wakefern Food Corp. to establish The...