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Dr. William Schnaper Receives 2018 ASPN Founders' Award

January 29, 2018

Congratulations to the 2018 ASPN Founders' Award Recipient Dr. William Schnaper. He will be honored at the ASPN Awards Luncheon on Saturday, May 5th, in Toronto. Schnaper is is Irene Heinz Given and John LaPorte Given Professor of Pediatric Research at Lurie Children's, Vice Chairman, Department of Pediatrics and Professor of Pediatrics at the Feinberg School.
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Internal Grant Award Recipient

December 06, 2017

The Manne Research Institute is happy to announce the Fall 2017 Internal Grant Award (IGA) recipient, Isabelle De Plaen, MD, in Neonatology for the Role of the Intestinal Microvasculature in Necrotizing Enterocolitis.
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Gal Finer Receives National Kidney Foundation of Illinois Research Grant

October 26, 2017

Gal Finer, MD, PhD, has received a Research Grant for the Young Investigator from the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois. The title of her project is "Elucidating the Role of Transcription Factor 21 in Kidney Development - Implications for Congenital Anomalies of the Kidney and Urinary Tract".
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Novel Device Developed for Button Battery Detection

August 14, 2017

Bharat Bhushan and Jonathan Ida have developed a novel device that measures the magnetic field of button batteries swallowed or inhaled by children - one of the most challenging clinical scenarios for pediatric emergency services.
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Supporting our researchers

July 14, 2017

The Manne Research Institute is happy to announce the Spring 2017 Internal Grant Award (IGA) recipients. The IGA program is providing over $300,000 in awards during this cycle so that researchers will have the resources to develop projects that will lead to highly competitive extramural applications for sustained research support.
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