The IRM is incredibly proud of our scientists and excited when they receive outside recognition. Recently, several IRM researchers received major award and honors. Congratulations to these remarkable scientists!
Marisa Bartolomei was inducted into the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) as part of its 2021 class. NAS recognized Dr. Bartolomei, who serves as co-Director of the IRM’s Reproductive Medicine program, for her contributions to our understanding of genomic imprinting. She joins 119 other scientists in this year’s class of inductees, a class that includes a record-breaking number of women.
The Biomedical Engineering Society awarded Dennis Discher the 2021 Shu Chien Achievement Award. This Award is bestowed upon an individual who has demonstrated meritorious contributions to the field of cellular and molecular bioengineering.