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Intel ISEF 2013 Special Awards Organization Profile

 

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Sheikh Zayed Institute at Childrens National Medical Center

Website:
http://innovationinstitute.childrensnational.org/

 

The Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, DC is pursuing the goal of making pediatric surgery more precise, less invasive, and pain-free. By combining research and clinical work in the areas of imaging, bioengineering, pain medicine, immunology and personalized medicine, our physicians and scientists are developing knowledge, tools and procedures that will benefit children globally.

 

Why We Participate

With these awards, the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children's National Medical Center recognizes projects that best represent innovation in surgery and medicine, especially when it benefits children. The Sheikh Zayed Institute also aims to encourage young people to enter the dynamic world of surgery and medicine, and to choose careers that will benefit children's health.

 

 

2013 Awards Offered

First Award $2,500

Second Award of $1,500

Third Award of $500

 

Picture of 2013 Award Winners

 

 

Intel ISEF 2013 Awards

First Award $2,500

Junyi (Sarah) Wu

Colorimetric Detection of Plasmodium falciparum via Aptasensor Technology

 

Second Award of $1,500

Aryo Sorayya

Designing a Novel Freeze-Stable Tetanus Vaccine

 

Third Award of $500

Luciano Thoma

Interpreter Glove for Deaf People

 
 
   
 

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