Hong Li, director of the Center for Advanced Proteomics Research and associate professor in the department of microbiology, biochemistry and molecular genetics at NJMS, is the principal investigator of a 6-year sub-award totaling $908,904. This project, titled Drug Combination Signatures for Prediction and Mitigation of Toxicity , is in collaboration with Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine and is being supported by the National Institutes of Health's Library of Integrated Network-Based Cellular Signatures- LINCS program. Learn more about Professor Li here.
Psychiatric Drug Combination Approved for Weight Loss
Dr. Petros Levounis, NJMS Department of Psychiatry Chair, discusses the new psychiatric drug combination that has been approved for weight loss with Psychiatric News. Click here to learn more.
Lyme Research Alliance Awards New Grants
Dr. Steven Schutzer, Professor for the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care and Allergy/Immunology at NJMS, received a research grant to advance Lyme disease research from the Lyme Research Alliance. Learn more here.
Jim Boyce, director of IT@NJMS, along with his son Kevin Boyce, will participate in a soccer-thon, AliveAndKickn. This event, held in Overpeck County Park in Leonia NJ, is organized to increase awareness of colon cancer and raise funds for research. So far the organization has raised more than $8,000 with the help of Jim and other volunteers, but it is not too late to either join and play, click here to register for the event, or to donate click here.
Most N.J. residents say they know how to save lives using CPR, Heimlich maneuver, poll said
William Halperin, Chair of the Department of Preventive Medicine at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and Rutgers School of Public Health quoted. Click here to read more.
Rutgers-Eagleton Poll and Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Public Health Polls
Click here to learn why the Rutgers-Eagleton Poll and Rutgers New Jersey Medical School have partnered to launch a series of public health polls with a survey about risky driving habits.
The New Jersey Medical and Health Sciences Education Restructuring Act.
Learn more about the Rutgers-UMDNJ Integration.