Meet the 2014 Class
The Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences provides funding to young investigators of outstanding promise in science relevant to the advancement of human health. The program makes grants to selected academic institutions to support the independent research of outstanding individuals who are in their first few years of their appointment at the assistant professor level.
For more information about the 2014 class visit the scholars directory.
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April was a banner month for Pew biomedical scholars and fellows. Three Pew scholars were elected into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a record seven Pew scholars and one national adviser to the Pew Latin American Fellows Program were inducted into the National Academy of Sciences. Read More
Three scientists from The Pew Charitable Trusts’ biomedical scholars program have been inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS), joining a distinguished class that includes Pew President and CEO Rebecca W. Rimel, who was also honored with membership this year. Read More
David Julius, a 1990 Pew scholar in the biomedical sciences and professor of physiology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and Yifan Cheng, a biochemist at UCSF, are using 3-D imaging to take a closer look at receptors that perceive pain that Julius identified a decade ago. Read More