Research Events

A list of major events in 2014 for the research enterprise at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. David Louis and Dr. Leigh Hochburg

David Louis, MD, left, the Vice Chair of the Executive Committee on Research, presents Leigh Hochberg, MD, PhD, of the Mass General neurology department with the 2013 Martin Prize for Basic Research.

Science Advisory Council (SAC)  Wednesday, April 2 and Thursday, April 3 2014

A yearly meeting between Mass General researchers and some of the leading minds from academic and scientific institutions across the country.

The two-day SAC event includes a poster session, scientific presentations, panel discussions, workshops and more.

Prizes awarded at the SAC meeting include:

  • The Martin Prize for Basic Research
  • The Martin Prize for Clinical Research
  • The Goodman Award 
Warren Triennial Prize Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

First awarded in 1871, the Warren Triennial Prize recognizes scientists who are seekers of and contributers to new knowledge in the service of medicine. The Warren Prize is awarded every three years, and 22 previous winners have gone on to win the Nobel Prize.

Research Calendar 

research events by month

January Research Council Meeting
Monday, Jan. 6
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm


Research Council Meeting
Monday, Feb. 3
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
March Research Council Meeting
Monday, March 3
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
April Science Advisory Council (SAC)
Wednesday, April 2 & Thursday, April 3
11:00 am to 5:00 pm both days
May Research Council Meeting
Monday, May 5
12:00 pm to 1: 00 pm
June Research Council Meeting
Monday, June 2
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
July No meetings
August No meetings
September Research Council Meeting
Monday, Sept. 2
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
October Research Council Meeting
Monday, Oct. 6
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm


Research Council Meeting
Monday, Nov. 3
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Research Council Meeting
Monday, Dec. 1
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm