Discover Brigham – October 7, 2015

Discover Brigham

Discover Brigham brings together our community with the broader Boston healthcare ecosystem to educate and inspire collaboration around innovative science, technology, and medicine. Through investigation and discovery, BWH is an international leader in basic, clinical and translational research on human diseases, with more than 1,300 physician-investigators and renowned biomedical scientists and 1,700 physicians supported by nearly $650 million in research funding. Sessions will highlight the work on cutting-edge topics spanning research and clinical disciplines with the opportunity to change healthcare, including sleep medicine, trauma, and surgery. Other activities include a scientific poster session, Pilot Shark Tank Challenge, and the announcement of the BRIght Futures Prize winner.

Discover Brigham is hosted by the Brigham Innovation Hub and Brigham Research Institute.

Brigham Research Institute

The mission of the Brigham Research Institute is to accelerate the pace of scientific discovery by fostering groundbreaking, interdepartmental and interdisciplinary research. The BRI’s ten diseased-focused research centers and resource & technology-based programs provide numerous opportunities for our community to collaborate on research aimed at curing, treating and preventing human diseases and conditions.