In this issue we present an overview of biomedical research funding in the United States and we introduce the five 2021 Lasker Clinical Research Scholars.

We also encourage you to check the eligibility criteria for next year’s Essay Contest and invite you to submit a nomination for the 2022 Lasker Awards.

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Advancing Biomedical Research in the United States

At a tipping point: The US biomedical research enterprise strives to capitalize on technological advances, grow its support, and maintain global leadership.

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2021 Clinical Research Scholars

Five scientists join the Lasker Clinical Research Scholars program, our partnership with the NIH to nurture the next generation of clinician-researchers.

2022 Essay Contest

Missed the opportunity last year? Check to see if you can participate in the 2022 Essay Contest which will open on February 9.

Lasker Nominations are open

Call for Nominations: 2022 Lasker Awards

The Foundation is accepting nominations for the 2022 Lasker Awards through February 7, 2022 in the categories of Basic Research, Clinical Research, and Public Service.