Accelerating Breakthrough Discoveries into Medicines

2016 Scholar-Innovators

Nunzio Bottini, MD, PhD
La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology

Nunzio Bottini, MD, PhD

Development of a novel biologic for rheumatoid arthritis

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Stanley N. Cohen, MD
Stanford University

Stanley N. Cohen, MD

Novel strategy and target for treating Huntington’s disease and other inherited neurodegenerative disorders

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Benjamin Gaston, MD
Case Western Reserve University

Benjamin M. Gaston, MD

A respiratory stimulant in perioperative and critical care settings

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Rama K. Mallampalli, MD
University of Pittsburgh

Rama K. Mallampalli, MD

Development of inhibitors that prevent lung transplantation rejection

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M. Peter Marinkovich, MD
Stanford University

M. Peter Marinkovich, MD

Novel therapeutic for disfiguring skin diseases such as psoriasis

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David J. Milan, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

David J. Milan, MD

Promising therapy for inherited heart rhythm disorders

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Kevin D. Niswender, MD, PhD
Vanderbilt University

Kevin D. Niswender, MD, PhD

Novel compounds for diabetes, psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders

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Susan P. Perrine, MD
Boston University

Susan P. Perrine, MD

Therapeutic for sickle cell anemia and beta-thalassem

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Ann Marie Schmidt, MD
NYU School of Medicine

Ann Marie Schmidt, MD

Development of a therapeutic for prevention and treatment of diabetic complications, rheumatoid arthritis and Alzheimer’s disease

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Gerald I. Shulman, MD, PhD
Yale University

Gerald I. Shulman, MD, PhD

Novel approach to treatment of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and diabetes

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Dates to Know

April 5, 2017
Letter of Intent Deadline

LOI Guidelines
Download the Application Guidelines (PDF)

May 31, 2017
Full Application Deadline (For those invited)

December 2017
Awardees Notified

Harrington Project

The Harrington Discovery Institute is the nonprofit arm of the Harrington Project for Discovery & Development, an international initiative supporting breakthrough research by physician-scientists. The Project is a new and powerful approach to address some of the challenges hindering advancement of medicine today.

The Harrington Grant is an important part of the overall pharmaceutical research initiative created by The Harrington Project.

For Questions

For questions about the Scholar-Innovator grants or the application process, please email HDIquestions@HarringtonDiscovery.org.