What's Happening for Dec. 9, 2011

What's Happening: Dec. 9, 2011


Imaging funding opportunity
Harvard Catalyst invites all Harvard-affiliated faculty to apply for one-year “Using Imaging to Transform Medicine” Pilot Research Grants of up to $50,000. Staff also are eligible to apply for concept development awards of $2,000. To be eligible, a statement of interest including a brief description of a specific medical program – one that advanced imaging techniques could potentially address – must be submitted by Dec. 19. Participants must also attend a Jan. 30 symposium.
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Human trafficking awareness
The MGH Domestic Violence Working Group will host a panel event, “Heightened Awareness, Enhanced Response:  A Discussion on Human Trafficking and Child Sexual Exploitation,” Jan. 11 from noon to 1:30 pm in the Simches Center, Room 3.130. Panelists are from the My Life, My Choice Project through The Family Justice Center, Boston Police Department and the MGH Emergency Department. A light lunch will be served. To register, email Michelle Burns at by Jan. 3. For more information, contact Elizabeth Speakman at


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