Life & Health Sciences
June 30, 2016
The National Institutes of Health has awarded grants totaling more than $1 million to two researcher scientists in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis to study the effects of exercise on health conditions affecting millions of Americans.
June 20, 2016
Indiana University has announced that the Precision Health Initiative, a research initiative focused on patient-centered precision medicine therapies, is the first recipient of funding under the university's new $300 million Grand Challenges Program.
June 13, 2016
A one-of-a-kind research-based summer camp that helps Marion County Latino youth, who as a group have alarmingly high rates of depression, begins its third year June 20. Camp organizers are seeking donations to operate the camp and provide additional services.
June 8, 2016
Though it ranks as the 15th-smallest county in Indiana, last week Rush County accomplished something big: Its Health Department became the first in Indiana to achieve national accreditation from the Public Health Accreditation Board.
June 3, 2016
Technologies discovered and developed by Indiana University researchers will be promoted to biotechnology and pharmaceutical executives June 6-9 at the 2016 BIO International Convention in San Francisco.
May 31, 2016
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Interim Vice Chancellor for Research Simon Atkinson has announced the appointment of Pratibha Varma-Nelson as founding executive director of the campus STEM Education Innovation and Research Institute, effective June 1.
May 24, 2016
Abel, a clinical assistant professor of dietetics and nutrition at Florida International University, accepted the prestigious 2016 Rickard Leadership in Pediatric Nutrition Award from the Indiana University School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.
Biotech startup based on IU School of Medicine research launches to develop therapy for lung diseaseMay 13, 2016
Indiana University Research and Technology Corp. has optioned technology to biotech startup Allinaire Therapeutics that could treat patients affected by lung-related diseases.