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BWF Spotlight

Addressing Climate Change and Human Health

Almost one year has passed since the Burroughs Wellcome Fund partnered with the National Academy of Medicine to provide “opportunity grants” to interdisciplinary teams across the National Academies to explore promising ideas at the intersection of climate change and human health. The aim is to stimulate new, interdisciplinary projects across the National Academies, as well as to catalyze broader stakeholder across multiple sectors interests and engagement in these issues.

BWF News

Sep 27, 2021

STEM Programs Receive Boost from Burroughs Wellcome Fund

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – Several North Carolina out-of-school-time programs that provide science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) educational opportunities to North Carolina stud ...

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Innovation in Regulatory Science Awards

Jul 07, 2021

2021 Innovation in Regulatory Science Award Recipients Announced

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – The Burroughs Wellcome Fund is pleased to announce the recipients of the latest round of the Innovation in Regulatory Science Award.

BWF’s Innovation in Regulatory ...

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