Baylor College of Medicine receives grant from Komen Houston for breast health program Jul 8, 2016 Susan G. Komen Houston awarded a $132,050 grant to Baylor for the prevention and treatment of breast cancer in underserved patient populations.
Grant will allow for further study of pediatric blinding disease Jun 7, 2016 Dr. Nduka Enemchukwu has been awarded a $65,000grant from the Knights Templar Eye Foundation to support his research on blinding disease in children.
Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers awarded CPRIT grants to support the fight against cancer May 25, 2016 Three researchers from the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor have been awarded academic research program grants from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.
Avon Foundation grant to improve screening, treatment for economically disadvantaged patients Apr 26, 2016 Baylor received a $100,000 grant from the Avon Foundation for Women to increase access to state-of-the-art diagnostics and treatment for women in Houston.
USAID grant to support efforts to improve and expand HIV/AIDS treatment programs in Southern Africa Apr 6, 2016 The USAID has awarded a $69.8 million grant to Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation–Malawi (Baylor–Malawi) to support and expand HIV/AIDS programs in Southern Africa.
Unlocking the secrets of the brain’s intelligence to develop smarter technologies Mar 10, 2016 Baylor College of Medicine leads a team of scientists who aim to reveal the computational building blocks of our brain and use them to create smarter learning machines.
Advisory Committee to address policy issues related to building a medical information commons to share medical and genomic data Feb 29, 2016 Ethics of genomic studies expert Dr. Amy McGuire was awarded a $2.2 million grant to support the development of an ethical and policy framework for building a medical information commons
Baylor’s Dr. Rayne Rouce earns research support through program focused on diversity in hematology Feb 15, 2016 Dr. Rayne Rouce is a recipient of a research grant designed to support and increase the number of underrepresented minorities in the field of hematology.
National Human Genome Research Institute funds centers for common and rare diseases at Baylor College of Medicine Jan 14, 2016 Baylor College of Medicine centers will play major roles in newly announced National Human Genome Research Institute DNA sequencing programs designed to understand the genomics of both common and rare diseases.
Neuroblastoma research at Baylor receives funding through support of Today show viewers Dec 18, 2015 Baylor College of Medicine pediatric oncologist Dr. Andras Heczey has received a grant from the American Cancer Society funded by viewers of the Today Show through its Shine a Light campaign.