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February 25, 2021

Translating a DNA-Based Vaccine to Prevent Lethal Lassa Fever Infection

Researcher to Watch: Kathleen A. Cashman, PhD   Kathleen Cashman, PhD is a Geneva principal investigator and employee working on-site at the Virology Division of the United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID). In the dogged pursuit of a vaccine to provide protection against Lassa virus and the hopeful culmination of 15

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February 9, 2021

Geneva Adds Four New Members to Scientific Advisory Board

Kent Kester, MD, is appointed as SAB Chair.   The Geneva Foundation (Geneva) announces today the appointment of four new members to its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) which provides scientific consult, advisement, and direction to Geneva’s senior leadership, program directors, principal investigators, and research administrators. “It is a great honor to take on the role

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February 9, 2021

5 Ways Geneva’s Scientific Advisory Board Makes a Difference in Military Medicine

Geneva’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) members provide scientific consult, advisement, and direction to Geneva’s senior leadership, program directors, principal investigators, and research administrators. The SAB is a strategic partner alongside Geneva investigators to ensure the science remains relevant, sustainable, and innovative – but they also do much more to advance military medicine. 1. Provide scientific

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February 3, 2021

Grants & Contracts Manager Andrea Masterson Honored for Outstanding Leadership

2020 Q4 WAVE THE FLAG RECIPIENT ANDREA MASTERSON Grants and Contracts Manager Andrea Masterson, based out of Geneva’s Corporate office in Tacoma, WA, has won Geneva’s 2020 Q4 Wave the Flag award! Geneva’s Wave the Flag award is a peer-to-peer recognition program that acknowledges employee excellence. Employees are nominated based on the demonstration of Geneva’s core values

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February 2, 2021

Geneva Announces Changes to Board of Directors

PREVIOUS GENEVA VICE CHAIR NEIL VINING, MD, MBA IS APPOINTED AS BOARD CHAIR.   The Geneva Foundation (Geneva) announces changes to its Board of Directors with several new additions and the appointment of Dr. Neil Vining as Chair. The additions, and appointment of a new Chair, come as several long-serving members retired from the Board of Directors

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January 15, 2021

Geneva Principal Investigator Dr. Brad Isaacson Reflects on Past Year of MIRROR Accomplishments

IN 2019, GENEVA LAUNCHED MIRROR, A NEW MUSCULOSKELETAL ORGANIZATION TO EMPHASIZE MILITARY READINESS AND RESILIENCY WITH DR. ISAACSON LEADING RESEARCH AND OPERATIONS.   Building an organization to address the impact of musculoskeletal injuries (MSI) on U.S. military service members is no small feat. With more than 800,000 military personnel affected annually by MSI, resulting in

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January 14, 2021

14 Geneva Military Medical Researchers Who Inspired Us in 2020

From advancements in biotechnology and trauma care, to nutrition, rehabilitative medicine, and infectious diseases, many of the world’s most pressing health issues have been affected by scientific and technological innovations in military medicine. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Geneva would like to recognize the researchers who chase answers to the myriad of challenges

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January 13, 2021

Top 10 Most-Read News Stories of 2020 – genevaUSA.org

2020 showcased what teamwork, determination, and innovation in the scientific community could do in the face of the greatest public health crisis in recent memory. Under Operation Warp Speed (OWS), biotech companies, CDMOs, and supply chain partners achieved what was once thought to be impossible: developing, commercializing, and distributing a COVID-19 vaccine in less than

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