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Biomedical Scholars Share their Stories

2012 Pew Biomedical Scholar Kathryn E. Wellen, Ph.D and 1994 Pew Biomedical Scholar Gary H. Gibbons, M.D. discuss the impact that being a Pew Biomedical Scholar has had on their lives and careers.

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Added: Aug 30, 2012
Length: 03:19
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One Researcher's Quest to Prevent Healthcare-Associated Infections

2012 Pew biomedical scholar Aimee Shen is looking for ways to disable the bacteria Clostridium difficile, which contribute to 14,000 deaths linked to diarrheal illnesses in the U.S. every year, according to the CDC.

 

Added: Jul 23, 2013
Length: 02:20

Science That Takes Risks: Biomedical Researchers Receive Pew Awards

The 2013 classes of Pew scholars and Latin American fellows are researching the basis of perplexing health problems—including diabetes, autism, Parkinson's disease, and cancer.
Added: Jun 13, 2013
Length: 02:15

School Meals Get Healthier: Students and Experts React

Nutrition standards for school meals were last updated in January 2012—the first update since 1995. As a result, students are seeing more fruits, vegetables and whole grains on the menu, as well as less saturated fat and sodium.

Added: Jan 23, 2013
Length: 02:22

Listeria Victim's Son: ''Food Safety Should be Paramount in this Country''

After losing his father, a World War II veteran who died from complications from Listeria, Paul F. Schwarz is now a tireless advocate for food safety. Here’s his story about his dad and the foodborne illness that took his life.

Added: Jan 7, 2013
Length: 03:06

Expert Profile: Julia A. Moore

Julia A. Moore, Director, Research

Added: Sep 28, 2012
Length: 01:35

Expert Profile: Gabrielle Cosel

Gabrielle Cosel, Project Manager, Drug Supply Safety

Added: Sep 25, 2012
Length: 01:26

Expert Profile: Josh Rising

Josh Rising, Project Director, Medical Device Initiative
Added: Sep 24, 2012
Length: 01:42

Biomedical Scholars Share their Stories

2012 Pew Biomedical Scholar Kathryn E. Wellen, Ph.D and 1994 Pew Biomedical Scholar Gary H. Gibbons, M.D. discuss the impact that being a Pew Biomedical Scholar has had on their lives and careers.

Added: Aug 30, 2012
Length: 03:19

Recent Outbreak Stresses Need for New Antibiotics

On August 22, researchers at the National Institute of Health released a scientific paper detailing the use of advanced genetic technology to trace a deadly infection, untreatable by nearly every antibiotic, that spread through the NIH’s Clinical Center last year.
Added: Aug 23, 2012
Length: 02:31