NEHI is delighted to honor:
SONIA VALLABH, PhD
ERIC MINIKEL, PhD
Associated Scientists, Prions@Broad
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
In recognition of Dr. Vallabh and Dr. Minikel’s courage and initiative in pursuing a cure for genetic prion diseases as a result of a uniquely personal connection to this rare disease. An inspiring example of patient-driven biopharmaceutical innovation, Dr. Vallabh and Dr. Minikel’s work will profoundly impact this underserved patient population.
JOAN REEDE, MD, MPH
President and Chair,
Biomedical Science Careers Program
Dean for Diversity and Community Partnership,
Harvard Medical School
In recognition of Dr. Reede’s long-standing leadership in the Commonwealth to promote the advancement of underrepresented minority faculty, students, and professionals pursuing careers in the biomedical and health sciences.
2019 Henri A. Termeer Memorial Innovator in Health Award recipient
THE RED SOX FOUNDATION
Accepted by: Bekah Salwasser, Executive Director
In recognition of the Red Sox Foundation's impact on health and health care through its commitment to community and Veteran health.