Pew Biomedical Scholars Win Top Awards

Fall 2006 Trust Magazine briefing

Pew Biomedical Scholars Win Top Awards

Pew Biomedical Scholars have won top science awards this fall. Craig C. Mello, Ph.D., of the University of Massachusetts and a 1995 Scholar, is a co-winner of the 2006 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine. And Carol W. Greider, Ph.D., at Johns Hopkins University, a 1990 Scholar, shares the 2006 Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research. Read the story, "A Community of Beautiful Minds," on these scientists' work and the 20th anniversary of the Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences in the summer 2007 issue of Trust.

Spotlight on Mental Health

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Learn the Basics of Broadband from Our Limited Series

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How does broadband internet reach our homes, phones, and tablets? What kind of infrastructure connects us all together? What are the major barriers to broadband access for American communities?

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What Is Antibiotic Resistance—and How Can We Fight It?

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Antibiotic-resistant bacteria, also known as “superbugs,” are a major threat to modern medicine. But how does resistance work, and what can we do to slow the spread? Read personal stories, expert accounts, and more for the answers to those questions in our four-week email series: Slowing Superbugs.

Explore Pew’s new and improved
Fiscal 50 interactive

Your state's stats are more accessible than ever with our new and improved Fiscal 50 interactive:

  • Maps, trends, and customizable charts
  • 50-state rankings
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  • Shareable graphics and downloadable data
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Key changes include:

  • State pages that help you keep track of trends in your home state and provide national and regional context.
  • Interactive indicator pages with highly customizable and shareable data visualizations.
  • A Budget Threads feature that offers Pew’s read on the latest state fiscal news.

Learn more about the new and improved Fiscal 50.