Howard Hughes Medical Institute - HHMI

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4000 Jones Bridge Road
Chevy Chase, MD 20815-6789
301-215-8500 (Voice)


The Howard Hughes Medical Institute, a nonprofit medical research organization that ranks as one of the nation’s largest philanthropies, plays a powerful role in advancing biomedical research and science education in the U.S. The institute employs hundreds of leading biomedical scientists working at the forefront of their fields and supports some of the nation’s most promising scientists at a critical early stage of their careers. In addition, through its grants program and other activities, Howard Hughes Medical Institute is helping to enhance science education at all levels and maintain the vigor of biomedical science worldwide.

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The HHMI Bulletin is a quarterly print and online magazine featuring stories about the discoveries and innovations of HHMI scientists and grantees.

Review Date

Tuesday, May 17, 2011