The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) today announced that it is offering a $15,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and charge of anyone connected to the disappearance of Dr. Don C. Wiley.
HHMI announces national competition for the appointment of outstanding physician-scientists who are conducting patient-oriented research.
Becarios Internacionales de 29 países se reunirán en Canadá del 20 al 23 de junio para discutir sus investigaciones.
It announces a $500 million plan for a biomedical science center to develop advanced technology and provide a collaborative setting for researchers.
El HHMI revela plan de gran alcance de $500 millones para centro de investigación El Instituto Médico Howard Hughes dio hoy a conocer un plan a diez años y de 500 millones de dólares para un centro de ciencias biomédicas. Este centro servirá para desarrollar tecnología de avanzada para investigadores biomédicos y también proporcionará un ambiente de colaboración, donde científicos de todo el mundo puedan crear las nuevas herramientas de la biología. El centro estará situado en un terreno de 281 acres que el HHMI adquirió recientemente en las afueras de Washington D.C., en Loudoun County, en el estado de Virginia. Para ver el artículo completo ir a
Images to accompany the announcement for the new Janelia Farm Research Campus.
La presidenta y directora general de Fiduciary Trust Company International será uno de los 10 miembros del comité directivo.
Chairman and CEO of Fiduciary Trust Company International will become one of 10 Trustees.
HHMI purchases land in Loudoun County, Virginia for new campus.
Peter J. Bruns of Cornell University will become HHMI's new vice president for grants and special programs.
Peter J. Bruns de la Universidad Cornell será el nuevo vicepresidente de subsidios y programas especiales.
The Institute has bought paintings and other work by Irving Geis, a pioneer in molecular art who helped reveal the beauty of nature.
Los becarios de investigación internacional del HHMI de 16 países se reunirán del 20 al 23 de junio en el Instituto.
HHMI's international research scholars from 16 countries will gather at the Institute on June 20-23.
The Institute has selected 48 scientists, including 12 computational biologists, in a national competition to become HHMI investigators.
El Instituto Médico Howard Hughes (HHMI) anunció hoy los nombres de 48 científicos que han sido seleccionados en una competición nacional y que serán designados investigadores del HHMI.
Internet users who speak Spanish can now receive news reports about discoveries in genetics, neuroscience and other fields of biomedical research from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
El HHMI ha iniciado un servicio gratuito para proveer las últimas noticias sobre investigación biomédica en español, vía Internet.
Private funders gather at HHMI to discuss how they can help ensure that medical researchers get the training they need.
The Institute's Trustees have elected Nestor V. Santiago as vice president and chief investment officer.
Los miembros del directorio del Instituto Médico Howard Hughes (HHMI) han elegido a Nestor V. Santiago, jefe de la oficina de inversiones del Fondo Monetario Internacional (FMI), como vicepresidente y jefe de inversiones del HHMI.
David A. Clayton and Gerald M. Rubin are named HHMI vice presidents, effective Jan. 1, 2000. President-designate Thomas R. Cech notes "the high regard" of the scientific community for these "fine scientists" in his announcement of the appointments.
David A. Clayton y Gerald M. Rubin han sido nombrados vicepresidentes del HHMI, a partir del 1 de enero del 2000. En el anuncio de los nombramientos, el presidente electo Thomas R. Cech resalta la "gran estima" que la comunidad científica tiene por estos "excelentes científicos".
Conference in Moscow on June 22-25 to feature International Research Scholars from 10 countries. Read about it in English or Russian.
HHMI's Trustees have announced that Thomas R. Cech of the University of Colorado at Boulder will become the next president of the Institute.
HHMI's International Research Scholars from six countries in the Americas gathered in Rio de Janeiro for a scientific conference. Special Web reports covered the event while it was happening.
Conference in Rio on January 19-22 to feature International Research Scholars from six countries in the Americas.
Purnell W. Choppin, president of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has announced that he will retire at the end of 1999.
Meeting Features Leading Biomedical Scientists From Central Europe, Former Soviet Union and the Baltics
Jeremy R. Knowles, Dean of the Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences, has been elected a Trustee of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Impact of Market Changes on Medical Research and Training to be Considered at Conference at HHMI on February 23-24
Hanna H. Gray, president emeritus and Harry Pratt Judson Distinguished Service Professor of History of the University of Chicago, has been elected chairman of the Trustees of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, effective November 4.
Stephen M. Cohen has been elected vice president and chief financial officer of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute by its Trustee, it was announced today by Purnell W. Choppin, M.D., president of the Institute.
Garnett L. Keith, chairman of SeaBridge Investment Advisors L.L.C., in Summit, New Jersey, has been elected Trustee of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the nation's largest philanthropy.
The Institute brings together its international research scholars from 10 European countries, in the Czech capital.
HHMI's international program brings together scientists from the Baltics, Central Europe and the former Soviet Union.
The Institute's Trustees accepted Helen K. Copley's resignation at their November meeting. Copley was one of the original group of Trustees appointed by the Delaware Court of Chancery in 1984.
James A. Baker, III, secretary of state under George Bush and secretary of the treasury under Ronald Reagan, has been elected a Trustee of HHMI.
The following remarks were made by Hungarian researcher László Hunyady of Semmelweiss University of Medicine in Budapest. He was addressing diplomats and journalists at a luncheon announcing the Hughes grants that was held in July at HHMI's headquarters outside of Washington, D.C.