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The 2019 Ziskind Clinical Research Scholar Awardees

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The Ziskind Clinical Research Scholar Award is an ATS Foundation award that honors pulmonary and critical care fellows engaged in clinical research.

The ATS Foundation is pleased to recognize Ashraf Fawzy, MD, MPH, Kelly Pennington, MD, and Andrew Synn, MD, MPH as recipients of the 2019 Ziskind Clinical Research Scholar Award. Continue reading...

 


2019 Robert B. Mellins, MD Outstanding Achievement Awardee

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In 2013, the ATS Foundation and the ATS Assembly on Pediatrics established the Robert B. Mellins, MD, Outstanding Achievement Endowed Award honoring Dr. Mellins’ legacy as a founder of pediatric pulmonology. The Mellins Award recognizes the scholarship and research achievement of an instructor, assistant professor, or early associate professor in the pediatric pulmonology field.

The ATS Foundation is pleased to recognize Gustavo Nino, MD as the recipient of the 2019 Robert B. Mellins, MD Outstanding Achievement Award. Continue reading...

 


11th Annual ATS Foundation Research Program Benefit

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With an assortment of hors d’oeuvres and live music the ATS Foundation kicked off its 11th Annual Research Program Benefit on Saturday, May 18, 2019. More than 700 attendees gathered at Union Station to recognize Sharon Rounds, MD, as the recipient of the 2019 Breathing for Life Award, as well as honor grant awardees, celebrate the ATS Foundation Research Program’s successes, and connect with friends. Continue reading...


Letter From Dean Schraufnagel, MD, Foundation Chair

Dean E. Schraufnagel, MD

There's a lot going on at the ATS Foundation. Our new website really tells the story of an organization that is as a catalyst for transforming promising young scientists into independent researchers. The new website is the public face of our growing effort to reach beyond our members to engage donors.

In this Bulletin, you can also learn about this year’s grant recipients. Altogether, we are awarding $1,450,000 to 30 young investigators. Continue reading...