The announcement was made jointly today (Dec. 18) by Harvard University Provost Alan M. Garber and Edgerley Family Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Michael D. Smith. Allen succeeds Harvard Law School (HLS) Professor Lawrence Lessig as director. Lessig joined the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics in 2009 to direct a five-year “lab” focused on institutional corruption. The lab completes its work in 2015. Lessig will continue as Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at HLS.
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Le "Edmond and Lily Safra International Institute for Neuroscience" donne le coup d'envoi à la Coupe du Monde FIFA 2014June 5th, 2013
NEW YORK, June 4, 2013 --- The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) has committed up to $10 million to its next funding round for the Edmond J. Safra Core Programs for PD Research to prioritize research toward transformative treatments and a cure for Parkinson's disease (PD).March 27th, 2013
The National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) announced today that it is providing thousands of free Parkinson's medical ID bracelets in an effort to address recent data that shows three out of four people with Parkinson's do not receive their medications on time. This lack of awareness in the hospital can cause serious disease complications along with a resulting substantial cost burden. For patients with Parkinson's, associated hospital costs have shown to be nearly twice as much as the costs for those without the disease.November 14th, 2012
The sixth annual Edmond J. Safra Memorial Lecture, entitled 'Mind the gap: How do we integrate mental and physical healthcare for chronic diseases?', was held at King’s College London on 14 November. The event raised awareness of the College’s largest fundraising campaign World questions|King’s answers, and in particular of the campaign pillar Neuroscience & mental health. This pillar raises money to combat diseases that were the subject of the evening’s lecture, such as Parkinson’s disease. Over 200 guests attended the event, which took place in the Edmond J. Safra Lecture Theatre at the Strand Campus.June 20th, 2012
The Michael J. Fox Foundation Launches The $14 Million-Edmond J. Safra Core Programs for PD Research
NEW YORK—The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) today announced the opening of its Therapeutic Pipeline Program. This newly created funding mechanism invites research proposals from industry and academic investigators to drive pre-clinical and clinical Parkinson’s disease drug development. MJFF has committed up to $14 million in funding toward three research programs, which include the Therapeutic Pipeline Program, Rapid Response Innovation Awards and Target Validation.
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