BWH Health & Technology Innovation Fund: RFA

The BWH Health & Technology Innovation Fund seeks applications for basic/clinical/translational science-focused as well as commercialization-oriented research projects from scientists and clinicians at Brigham & Women’s Hospital. The Fund is a combined venture supported by the Brigham Research Institute and the BWH Health & Technology Sub-Committee which is composed of friends of the Brigham from […]
Stepping Strong Innovator Award

The winner of the $100,000 Stepping Strong Innovator Award is…

Congratulations to Matthew Carty, MD, for receiving the first-ever Stepping Strong Innovator Awards grant! You can learn more about Dr. Carty’s project, Recovering Limb Function: A New Surgical Approach for the 21st Century, and the Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Fund, at

Thank you for attending Research Day!

Thank you for attending Research Day – we hope you enjoyed hearing about the amazing research taking place at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and will save the date for next year – Thursday, November 19th, 2015!

BRIght Futures Voting is Officially Closed

Thank you to everyone who voted for the BRIght Futures Prize – voting has officially closed.  We will be announcing the winner at our Awards Ceremony at BWH Research Day today. Learn more about how to support the BRIght Futures Fund and research at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

The Winner of the $100,000 BRIght Futures Prize is…

We are excited to announce that the winner of the $100,000 BRIght Futures Prize is Hadi Shafiee, PhD for his project ‘Fighting HIV/AIDS – A Low-cost, flexible microchip.  Watch the video to learn more about his winning project and hear from the other finalists about their groundbreaking research.   

Research Day Registration & Event Details

ONLINE REGISTRATION HAS NOW CLOSED. IF YOU WOULD STILL LIKE TO ATTEND RESEARCH DAY, PLEASE VISIT ONE OF OUR THREE REGISTRATION TABLES TOMORROW TO REGISTER/CHECK-IN IN PERSON. EVENT REMINDERS Mobile App This year we are going green and encouraging all attendees to download our mobile app, only a limited amount of programs will be available […]

BWH Researcher Headshots – Additional Spots Added!

As in previous years, we will once again be offering Brigham and Women’s Hospital faculty members (with a rank of instructor or above) the opportunity to get their headshot taken at Research Day.   Click here for more information and to schedule a time to get your photograph taken. The photographer will be able to […]
Stepping Strong Innovator Award

Voting Opens for The Stepping Strong Innovator Award

Voting is officially open for The Stepping Strong Innovator Award, which will be awarded as part of The Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Fund.  Three finalists – Matthew Carty, MD, EJ Caterson, MD and Indranil Sinha, MD – are competing for The Stepping Strong Innovator Award – a $100,000 award that will be decided by public vote. The […]

BRIght Futures Prize

The 2014 BRIght Futures Finalists are Hadi Shafiee, PhD, Nasim Annabi, PhD and Alexander Lin, PhD. Watch the BRIght Futures Video to hear from each of the finalists and learn more about their research projects and then vote to decide which project should get $100,000 on Research Day.

Save the Date: November 20, 2014

Our third annual Research Day is Thursday, November 20, 2014.  Some of the highlights include talks and panels with world class researchers, a hospital-wide poster session, awards ceremony and keynote address.  This event is open to everyone - we invite you to join us in celebrating the amazing research that takes place at Brigham and Women's Hospital.

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Research Day App

We are very excited that for the first time, we will have a Research Day app for smartphones that will allow you to access the agenda, speaker information, maps, social media and more.  

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