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Morgan President’s Open Letter to NIH Director Francis S. Collins, M.D.

Dear Director Collins: I am writing concerning the recent study of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant applicants, which was conducted by Donna Ginther, et al, and published in the recent issue of Science.   As you are aware, that study highlighted the significant disparity in the success rates of African-American scientists who apply for NIH grants versus those of …

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Morgan Completes Year One of $3.1 Million NIH Neuroscience Research Grant

In a 30-year career researching highly specialized areas of neuroscience, Morgan State University biology professor Gloria Hoffman, Ph.D. has gained international acclaim as an expert and has broken new ground for the institution. Her recent efforts have positioned Morgan, the Johns Hopkins Medical Institution (JHMI) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to successfully finish year one of a five-year, …

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Morgan Welcomes NASA Researchers

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Researchers from NASA’s Goddard Earth Sciences Technology and Research Studies and Investigations (GESTAR) unit visited Morgan last week for an introductory tour and campus reception. The scientists’ visit was the prelude to research of strategic Earth and space science objectives within MSU’s $28.5-million share of a $95.8-million, five-year grant from the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. “You are joining us …

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Morgan State Receives Major NASA Grant to Study Earth Sciences

Research seeks answers in many critical areas such as climate change Morgan State University has secured a $28.5-million share of a $95.8-million, five-year grant from NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, to do research in support of NASA’s strategic Earth and space science objectives. Morgan will play a major part in the research as part of a four-member team selected for …

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