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January 4, 2016

The Young Scientist Foundation 2nd Annual Cooking for a Cure – October 10, 2016

On October 10, 2016 Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and The Young Scientist Foundation partnered together to present COOKING FOR A CURE at The Cleveland Museum of Art. The event featured gourmet dishes and wine pairings from nationally and internationally renowned chefs including YSF Vice Chairman Chef Floyd […]
December 22, 2015

Intel Finalist: Daniel

Daniel McQuaid, a high school student from Ossining, N.Y., is among 40 finalists in the nationwide Intel Science Search. Source: http://www.nytimes.com/video/science/100000002106814/intel-finalist-daniel.html
December 22, 2015

Intel Science Talent Search finalist Daniel McQuaid talks about his project during Public Day in Washington, D.C.

December 22, 2015

Ossining’s Intel Finalist Looks to Impact Cancer Research

The first ever Intel finalist for Ossining HS, Daniel McQuaid, is studying a cancer-supressing protein. Ossining High School’s Daniel McQuaid has turned a devastating experience into a positive contribution. “In my freshman year of high school, my cousin died of lung cancer, so that kind of sparked my interest in the […]
December 22, 2015

Department of Medicine interview with Goutham Narla, MD

Goutham Narla, MD, Pardee-Gerstacker Professor in Cancer Research, talks about the challenging process of drug development, shares how his background in economics helps him succeed in his research career and discusses the importance of building strong mentoring relationships. Your research in cancer has generated great momentum and gathered attention from the […]
December 2, 2015

The Young Scientist Foundation 1st Annual Cooking for a Cure – October 28, 2015

For those of you who were unable to attend the Cooking for a Cure Gala, we hope your schedule will allow you attend our 4th annual New York Gala – Monday, March 14, 2016. In the meantime, we welcome everyone to relive the night with our pictures and videos of […]
December 2, 2015

The Young Scientist Foundation 3rd Annual New York Gala – March 23, 2015

When you bring the right people together, great things happen. Whether you’re running one of New York’s most celebrated restaurants, or pursuing the next great breakthrough in treating cancer, teamwork makes all of the difference. That’s why The Young Scientist Foundation strives to bring the brightest, most promising young minds […]
December 2, 2015

The Young Scientist Foundation 2nd Annual New York Gala – March 24, 2014

When you bring the right people together, great things happen. Whether you’re running one of New York’s most celebrated restaurants, or pursuing the next great breakthrough in treating cancer, teamwork makes all of the difference. That’s why The Young Scientist Foundation strives to bring the brightest, most promising young minds […]
June 5, 2015

Chefs Doing Good: Floyd Cardoz Helps Future Scientists Find a Home

Chefs often cite their travels, mentors, or childhood dishes as points of inspiration for their work. But when it came to partnering with an organization doing good, New York chef Floyd Cardoz found inspiration in his family, most prevalently his father and his eldest son, Peter. “Peter was very bullied as […]
May 20, 2014

Discovery of Apparent Key Driver in Spread of Ovarian Cancer

After a dozen years of searching, Analisa DiFeo, PhD, and her team have discovered what appears to be one of the key drivers in the spread of ovarian cancer. The culprit is a biomarker, which can signal the presence of a disease. In this instance, however, the biomarker known as […]