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May 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists Announce 30 Finalists

 The Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists announced today the inaugural cohort of 30 National Finalists who will be competing for the...

Feb 20, 2014, 17:33 ET

CEOi and the Academy Convene Workshop to Launch Development of Global Alzheimer's Platform (GAP)

The Global CEO Initiative (CEOi) on Alzheimer's Disease and the New York Academy of Sciences today convened representatives from industry,...

Feb 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

Two Winners Announced in Open Innovation Mental Health Awareness Challenge

 Scientists Without Borders, a program of the New York Academy of Sciences, in collaboration with Johnson & Johnson, today announced the...

Sep 11, 2013, 03:41 ET

Nuevo reto incentivo que da premios por las ideas que mejoran la concienciación y uso de los servicios de salud mental

- Los socios buscan ideas para aumentar la demanda y uso de los servicios de salud mental completos y basados en comunidad para la depresión y...

Sep 10, 2013, 15:34 ET

Un nouveau Défi incitateur offre un prix pour les idées qui permettent d'accroître la sensibilisation et l'utilisation des services de santé mentale

- Les partenaires cherchent des idées pour accroître la demande et l'utilisation des services de santé mentale communautaires et...

Sep 10, 2013, 14:37 ET

Neuer Wettbewerb von InnoCentive bietet Preise für Ideen zur Steigerung des öffentlichen Bewusstseins und der Nutzung von psychischen Gesundheitsdiensten

- Partner suchen nach Ideen, um die Nachfrage nach und Nutzung von gemeindebasierten und umfassenden psychischen Gesundheitsdiensten zur Behandlung...

Sep 10, 2013, 14:13 ET

Nuevo desafío con incentivos ofrece un premio a ideas para aumentar el conocimiento y la utilización de servicios de salud mental

Científicos Sin Fronteras (Scientists Without Borders), en colaboración con Johnson & Johnson, anunció hoy un Desafío de...

Sep 10, 2013, 14:08 ET

Um Novo e Estimulante Desafio Oferece Prêmio para Ideias que Aumentem a Conscientização e a Utilização de Serviços de Cuidados com a Saúde Mental

O programa Cientistas sem Fronteiras, em colaboração com a Johnson & Johnson, anunciou hoje o Desafio de inovação aberta no...

Sep 10, 2013, 10:00 ET

New Incentive Challenge Offers Prize for Ideas to Increase Awareness and Utilization of Mental Health Services

 Scientists Without Borders, in collaboration with Johnson & Johnson, today announced a $10,000 open innovation Challenge seeking ideas to...

Jun 20, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Announcing Regional Winners and Finalists of the 2013 Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists Competition

 The Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists competition has named seven winners and five finalists in its 2013 regional competition. These...

Jun 03, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists Launched Nationally

The Blavatnik Family Foundation and the New York Academy of Sciences announce the nationwide launch of the Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists...

Dec 04, 2012, 11:53 ET

Prize Money for Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists Doubled for 2013 and Beyond

At the Science & the City Annual Gala, hosted by the New York Academy of Sciences on November 12, 2012, Academy Governor Len Blavatnik...

Nov 13, 2012, 10:01 ET

The New York Academy of Sciences Hosts Science & the City 9th Annual Gala

Last evening, the New York Academy of Sciences brought together more than 400 global leaders in science, education, government, industry, and...

May 21, 2012, 14:00 ET

Winners and Finalists Named in the New York Academy of Sciences' 2012 Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists Competition

 The New York Academy of Sciences' Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists competition has named nine winners and two finalists in its 2012...

Nov 16, 2011, 11:00 ET

The New York Academy of Sciences and One Mind for Research Unveil Partnership to Accelerate Translational Science in Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia

The New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS) and One Mind for Research announced the creation of a new partnership initiative to improve the...

Nov 16, 2010, 08:30 ET

The New York Academy of Sciences Announces 2010 Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists at Annual Gala

During its Seventh Annual Science & the City Gala last night, the New York Academy of Sciences named the awardees of the 2010 Blavatnik Awards...

Nov 15, 2010, 12:22 ET

Scientists Without Borders Challenge Offers $10,000 for Solutions to Combat a Critical Consequence of Malnutrition

Scientists Without Borders, a public/private partnership led by The New York Academy of Sciences, unveiled today an open innovation challenge to...

Nov 15, 2010, 09:44 ET

The New York Academy of Sciences Establishes The Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science, Working With WHO to Formulate Nutrition Science Research Agenda

The New York Academy of Sciences (the Academy) today announced the establishment of The Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science via a founding gift...

Nov 13, 2007, 00:00 ET

New York Academy of Sciences Announces Winners of New York Academy of Sciences Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists

NEW YORK, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York Academy of Sciences has announced the winners of the first New York Academy of Sciences Blavatnik...

Apr 26, 2007, 01:00 ET

New Award Recognizes Promising Young Researchers

NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York Academy of Sciences today announced The New York Academy of Sciences Blavatnik Awards for Young...