The New England Science Symposium, established in 2002, provides a forum for postdoctoral fellows; medical, dental and graduate students; post-baccalaureates; college and community college students (particularly for African-American, Hispanic/Latino and American Indian/Alaska Native individuals) to share their biomedical and health-related research activities through oral or poster presentations, to engage in discussions related to career development in the sciences, to exchange ideas and to expand their professional networks.
Ruth and William Silen, M.D. Awards
The Ruth and William Silen, M.D. Awards recognize participants who deliver outstanding oral presentations and who create exceptional scientific posters.
Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Awards
The Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Awards recognize participants who deliver outstanding cancer-related oral and poster presentations.
The Beth Israel Deaconess
Medical Center Department of Neonatology Award
The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Department of Neonatology Award recognizes one outstanding neonatology-related poster presentation.
Parcell Laboratories Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Awards
Parcell Laboratories Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Awards recognize outstanding stem cell/regenerative medicine-related poster presentations.
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Postdoctoral Awards
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Postdoctoral Awards recognize postdoctoral participants who create outstanding scientific posters.
The Beth Israel Deaconess
Medical Center Division of Nephrology Award
The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Division of Nephrology Award recognizes one participant who delivers an outstanding poster related to kidney function or kidney disease.
Harvard Medical School
Minority Faculty Development Program (MFDP)
MFDP of the Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership, established in 1990, seeks to increase the number of minority faculty and post-graduates at Harvard Medical School and the 17 Harvard Medical School-affiliated institutions; establish model programs for the development of minority faculty and trainees; and create programs designed to reach out to pre-college, college, graduate and postdoctoral populations with the goal of supporting outstanding, underrepresented minority and disadvantaged individuals in the biomedical science pipeline.
Biomedical Science Careers Program (BSCP)
BSCP was founded in 1991 by MFDP in collaboration with the Massachusetts Medical Society and the New England Board of Higher Education to identify, inform, support and provide mentoring for academically outstanding minority students and fellows ranging from high school to postdoctoral level.
Harvard Catalyst|The Harvard Clinical and Translational Science Center
Harvard Catalyst is dedicated to improving human health by enabling collaboration and providing tools, training and technologies to clinical and translational investigators. Founded in May 2008, Harvard Catalyst is a shared enterprise of Harvard University, its ten schools and its seventeen Academic Healthcare Centers (AHC), as well as the Boston College School of Nursing, MIT, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, and numerous community partners. Harvard Catalyst is a member of the NIH-funded Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Consortium, and shares tools, technologies, and best practices with other consortium members locally (i.e., Boston University, Tufts University, University of Massachusetts Medical School) and nationally.