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Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science Archives

Rockefeller University’s Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D., named 2016 recipient of the Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science

Nov. 28, 2016—Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D., whose innovative use of reverse genetics has helped redefine the study of skin diseases and cancer stem cells, is the recipient of the 2016 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science, officials at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) announced today.

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Vanderbilt Prize lecture details ‘Goldilocks Principle’

Apr. 28, 2016—When it comes to the brain, levels of molecules involved in neuronal signaling must be “just right,” or things can go terribly wrong.

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Zoghbi to explore Rett Syndrome at upcoming Vanderbilt Prize Lecture

Apr. 14, 2016—Huda Zoghbi, M.D., recipient of the 2015 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science, will deliver her Vanderbilt Prize Lecture on Thursday, April 21.

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Nominations sought for this year’s Vanderbilt Prize Scholar

Dec. 17, 2015—Nominations for this year’s Vanderbilt Prize Scholar are now being accepted. The deadline is Feb. 8, 2016.

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Zoghbi named to receive Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science

Dec. 9, 2015—Huda Zoghbi, M.D., a physician-scientist known internationally for her extraordinary range of discoveries in neurology and neuroscience, is the recipient of the 2015 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science, Vanderbilt University officials announced today.

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Vanderbilt Prize winner Lindquist reviews research

Dec. 3, 2015—What do the lowly yeast and human stem cells have in common?

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Vanderbilt Prize winner Lindquist set for Discovery Lecture

Nov. 12, 2015—Susan Lindquist, Ph.D., recipient of the 2014 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science, will deliver her Vanderbilt Prize Lecture on Thursday, Nov. 19.

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Nominations for Vanderbilt Prize Scholar sought

Mar. 26, 2015—Nominations for this year’s Vanderbilt Prize Scholar are now being accepted. The deadline is April 24.

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Lindquist named to receive Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science

Dec. 2, 2014—Susan Lindquist, Ph.D., a pioneer in the field of protein folding at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is the recipient of the 2014 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science, Vanderbilt University officials announced this week.

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Vanderbilt Prize winner encourages big dreams

May. 8, 2014—Science and beauty are linked, for when a scientist makes a discovery, “she sees something truly beautiful for the first time and reveals that beauty to the world.”

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Glimcher to deliver Vanderbilt Prize Lecture

Apr. 24, 2014—Laurie Glimcher, M.D., recipient of the 2013 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science, will deliver her Vanderbilt Prize Lecture on Thursday, May 1.

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Weill Cornell’s Glimcher awarded Vanderbilt Prize

Oct. 17, 2013—The 2013 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science has been awarded to Laurie Glimcher, M.D., Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean and professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City.

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