Support and Sponsorship

Corporate Sponsorship

Prescott Medical Communications Group Sponsored Lectureship

This support allows Molecular Biosciences and NBP to invite prominent speakers to participate in our ongoing seminar series and gives PMCG an opportunity to stay abreast of many areas of science. Dr. Marc Vidal from Harvard Medical School gave a lecture on November 30th, 2006 and Dr. Jared Diamond spoke on April 23rd, 2007.

Center And Institute Support

Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Institute for Biomedical Research

Generous support from this institute fosters collaborative multidisciplinary research and educational programs. Funding is provided for the department seminar series, graduate student and postdoctoral career development programming, equipment acquisition and the department research retreat.

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center

An endowment to the Evanston Campus from Ann Lurie, administered through the Cancer Center, provides

•  Capital funding for innovative collaborative research

•  Seed grants for project development

•  Gramm Travel Fellowships for graduate student and postdoctoral fellow travel to research conferences

•  National Cancer Institute Center of Excellence award for programs and infrastructural support for the more than 200 members on the three campuses comprising the Cancer Center.