HHMI’s trustees guide HHMI in our mission to advance knowledge in the basic sciences for the benefit of humanity.
HHMI’s senior leadership team oversees HHMI’s programs and operations, including strategy and day-to-day management.
Medical Advisory Board
HHMI’s Medical Advisory Board counsels HHMI on scientific programs. The board includes accomplished scientists and leaders of biomedical research institutions. Board members participate in the review of candidates for our research programs and investigators for reappointment.
Scientific Review Board
HHMI’s Scientific Review Board participates in the review of candidates for our research programs and investigators for reappointment. The board includes accomplished scientists, who collectively represent the breadth of biomedical fields in which HHMI investigators work.
HHMI’s scientific officers administer HHMI’s research programs and serve as liaisons to our investigators and to the dozens of U.S. universities and research centers at which our investigators are based.
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HHMI announces the inaugural Freeman Hrabowski Scholars cohort — 31 exceptional early career faculty who have potential to become leaders in their research fields and to create diverse and inclusive lab environments in which everyone can thrive.
In a collection of 11 newly published research papers, genomics further proves its worth by identifying species at risk for extinction, predicting the appearance and performance of a legendary sled dog, and illuminating once-dark corners of evolution and biology.