Applications being accepted for U-M/Israel research partnerships

A program aimed to promote medical research partnerships between University of Michigan scientists and colleagues in Isreal is currently accepting grant applications.  The program's co-director is Dr. David Pinsky, a Taubman Senior Scholar, the division chief of Cardiovascular Medicine at U-M and the scientific director of the U-M Cardiovascular Center.

Awards of $50,000 will support a collaborative research project which requires one principal investigator from U-M and one principal investigator from the Technion Institute of Technology or the Weizman Institute of Science.The purpose of the award is to support meritorious research, to foster innovation and to spur collaboration between two great academic institutions in the areas of medical and life sciences. 

The submission deadline is September 1 and proposals should be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Click here to read the announcement for detailed information.

Save the date for the third annual University of Michigan – Israel Partnership for Research Symposium on Oct. 18 – 21 at the Samuel & Jean Frankel Cardiovascular Center, University of Michigan and the Scientific Symposium on Monday, October 21. More details to follow.

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