Thanks to you and your generous support, our MGH Research Scholars are accomplishing extraordinary things each day. Together, we’re taking new discoveries as far as we can, as fast as we can — toward new possibilities in disease prediction, prevention, diagnosis and treatment.
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Meet the MGH Research Scholars Class of 2020
Kate Jeffrey, PhD
John Lawrence MGH Research Scholar 2020-2025 Assistant Professor of Medicine Gastroenterology Division, Department of Medicine
Dr. Jeffrey studies how changes in the gene expression of cells can contribute to immune disorders such as inflammatory bowel disease and multiple sclerosis.
It will come as no surprise for you to hear that our MGH Research Scholars are playing leadership roles in Mass General’s response to the COVID-19 crisis, moving quickly to create solutions to the most pressing problems of the pandemic.
Thanks to flexible funding from the MGH Research Scholars program, more than a dozen researchers pivoted in recent months to pursue scientific inquiries to help control the pandemic. Read more about their transformative research and innovative collaborations.