The Next Generation of Global Health Innovators: Michelson Prize Winners Announced

The Michelson Medical Research Foundation and the Human Immunome Project have awarded four early-career investigators with $150,000 each to support their research in human immunology, vaccine discovery, and immunotherapy for major global diseases.

California’s Best Practices for Students Transitioning From Prison to Campus

During this discussion, justice-impacted leaders explore how educational and carceral institutions can work together to ensure student success.

The Intellectual Property Owners Foundation Celebrates IP Innovators

Philanthropist and Inventor Dr. Gary K. Michelson received the 2022 IP Champion Award alongside fellow honorees at the forefront of protecting, inspiring, and championing intellectual property.

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Leap Venture Studio Demo Day

Leap Venture Studio, the Michelson Found Animals Foundation’s startup accelerator, hosted its first International Demo Day. Seven European startup companies showcased solutions that promise to shape the future of pet care. In partnership with Mars Petcare, Leap provided training and consulting to these entrepreneurs during intensive sessions in Paris with leading industry experts.

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