NYSCF Awards $9M to Six New NYSCF – Robertson Investigators
The 2014 NYSCF – Robertson Investigators were announced at NYSCF’s Ninth Annual Gala and Science Fair, held at Jazz at Lincoln Center in Manhattan. Each Investigator will receive a $1.5 million award, which will be disbursed over the next five years, which will enable them to expand their laboratories and train other scientists. Three of the scientists were named NYSCF – Robertson Stem Cell Investigators, a program in its fifth year, and three were named NYSCF – Robertson Neuroscience Investigators, a program in its fourth year.
The new NYSCF – Robertson Stem Cell Investigators are Dr. Valentina Greco, Dr. Jennifer E. Phillips-Cremins, and Dr. Feng Zhang. The new NYSCF – Robertson Neuroscience Investigators are Dr. Edward Chang, Dr. Lisa Giocomo, and Dr. Kay M. Tye.