The Phil Simon Clinic
Pasadena medical teams bring medical science to Tanzania through lectures, workshops & clinics to sustainably relieve diseases such as HIV, parasites and much more within the country, saving lives.
Nominated by: Dave Silvey, Communication officer
Huntington Medical Research Institute
Walter H. Pritchard Professor of Cardiology, Professor of Medicine, & Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University
Discovery of a pacing method; enabling diagnosis and termination of Arrhythmia.
Nominated by: Mark Carlson, MD
Abbott Division Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
Tactical Mission Lead - Curiosity Rover NASA JPL,
STEM speaker for the US State Department.
Communicates the power of NASA’s exploration story, cutting through political & cultural issues, reminding us what humankind can do together.
Nominated by: Glenn DeMichele
Director of Engineering Sigenics, Inc
Professor of Chemical Eng., Bioengineering & Biochemistry; Director, Donna and Benjamin M. Rosen Bioengineering Center
Jeff and Karen Weigel
Coordinated efforts with locals & professionals worldwide to bring clean water & sanitation infrastructure to Fiji.
Nominated by: Bill Paul
Past- President Landmark Wisdom Unleashed
President, Science Director & Faculty Investigator
HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
Integrates functional genomics, epigenetic and genetic data to understand how genomes are involved in cancer, brain disorders, ALS, children born with developmental disorders, autoimmune diseases and other traits.
Nominated by: Todd May
Director NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
NASA Emergency Management Specialist - Michoud Assembly Facility
Directed efforts with the MAF Response and Recovery teamsNominated by: Todd May
By Martin Lukac, Shahrzad Yavari, & Anita Sircar
Technology platform ensures every child receives safe & effective vaccines by bringing powerful data analytics, realtime detection of systems failures, and cost effective systemic improvement to immunization outcomes in developing countries.
Nominated by: Deborah Estrin Ph.D.
Tishman Professor of Computer Science/ Associate Dean at Cornell Tech
Warren & Katharine Schlinger Professor - Chemical Engineering CalTech
City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Experimental Therapeutics Program