Research Day Updates

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2014 Call for Abstracts – Research Day Poster Session

3rd Annual BWH Research Day – Thursday, November 20, 2014 – 8am-6:30pm Date Thursday, November 20, 2014 Time Posters must be up by 9am, presenters must be present from 12-1pm and 3-4pm Place Distributed throughout the hospital, locations to be assigned after submission Eligiblity Academic rank of instructor or below (see other requirements below) and […]

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Research Day is One Week Away!

It is just one week until Research Day!  Next Thursday, November 21, 2013, we will be showcasing some of the amazing research that takes place at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.  We have lined up some terrific speakers for our mini-symposia, so take a look at our agenda for the day and learn more about sessions […]

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BRIght Futures in the News: HealthHub Blog

Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) is routinely recognized as one of the top academic medical centers in the country. Last year, the BWH Biomedical Research Institute launched the annual $100,000 BRIght Futures Prize competition to support innovative research that is both compelling and promising to an audience that extends beyond just scientists. The competition is intended to generate […]

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BRIght Futures Prize in the News

We’re so excited to see that BRIght Futures has been featured on the Boston Magazine website and on the Nature Medicine blog.  Voting is open until 1pm on Research Day Thursday, November 21, 2013 and we will be announcing the winner of the BRIght Futures Prize at the Awards Ceremony at 4:30PM that day.  Vote […]

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BRIght Futures Prize Voting Now Open

It’s all about innovation as BWH kicks off voting for its second annual BRIght Futures Prize competition. The BWH Biomedical Research Institute (BRI) will award one of three finalists a $100,000 philanthropic prize to support innovative research that is both compelling and promising. The competition is intended to generate excitement and motivation within the research […]

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R2D2 in the OR: How Does Robotic Surgery Affect Care?

Symposia of the Week – R2D2 in the OR: How does robotic surgery affect care?

Each week leading up to Research Day we will be highlighting one of the mini-symposia that will be taking place at Research Day.  This week’s featured mini-symposia is the patient-centered outcomes and comparative-effectiveness based “R2D2 in the OR: How does robotic surgery affect care?”  This mini-symposia reflects the commitment to patient-centered outcomes and comparative effectiveness […]

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Research Day Symposia Topics Announced

The 2013 Research Day mini-symposia sessions have been finalized and include: Regenerative Medicine, Neurodegeneration & Regeneration, Microbiome, Allergy, Immunotherapy, Personalized Medicine, Patient-Centered Outcomes/Comparative Effectiveness, Technology & Innovation, Media Panel,  and Nursing Research.  For the full agenda, including the day’s schedule of events, please visit the Agenda section.  Check back for more updates including detailed overviews […]

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Paul Farmer, MD, PhD, Co-Founder of international health organization, Partners in Health

Keynote Speaker Announced

Paul Farmer, MD, PhD will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Research Day on Thursday, November 21, 2013.  Dr. Farmer is best known as the co-founder of the international health organization Partners in Health.

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Save the Date – Thursday, November 21, 2013

The Second Annual Research Day will take place on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, featuring a variety of mini-symposia, a poster session with more than 100 posters, keynote address and awards ceremony.

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