The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

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The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
Established 1995
Chairman Ralph Nappi
Vice-president Christopher Czura
Dean Bettie M. Steinberg
Location Manhasset, New York, United States
Website www.feinsteininstitute.org

The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research is a private, non-profit institution. It runs research programs focusing on immunology, inflammation, neuroscience, and behavioral medicine. It is also home to the Litwin-Zucker Center for research on Alzheimer's disease.[1]

History[edit]

The institute was founded in 1995 to house the research operations of the North Shore-LIJ Health System. North Shore University Hospital originally constructed a small research building in 1985 to foster clinical and translational science.

Education[edit]

The institute is the laboratory and faculty home of the Elmezzi Graduate School of Molecular Medicine, an independent, degree-granting institution, chartered by the State University of New York. It confers a PhD degree in Molecular Medicine to students who have previously completed medical school and then matriculate in a mentored research training program in the Feinstein laboratoriess.

Molecular Medicine[edit]

The institute publishes Molecular Medicine, a peer-reviewed medical journal.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Feinstein - Litwin-Zucker Center for Research in Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders". Feinsteininstitute.org. 2011-07-12. Retrieved 2013-02-05. 

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