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Science in the Service of Humanity: Princeton Joins Rutgers, NJIT to Advance Health-Related Innovations
Feb. 27, 2020
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Written by Catherine Zandonella
A collaboration between Princeton and two New Jersey universities aims to catalyze the translation of research discoveries into patient and community solutions. 

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Covid-19 Reduced U.S. life Expectancy, Especially Among Black and Latino Populations
Jan. 14, 2021

Due to the pandemic deaths last year, life expectancy at birth for Americans will shorten by 1.13 years to 77.48 years, according to a study co-authored by Noreen Goldman of Princeton SPIA, and published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. That is the largest single-year decline in life expectancy in…

Princeton NJ ACTS Fellow Tom Zajdel: From Skin Wounds to Ventilators
Nov. 10, 2020

Talk to Princeton Postdoctoral Research Fellow Tom J. Zajdel long enough, and the egalitarian streak comes out.

Zajdel, 30, who has been at the University’s School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering for nearly two years, spent plenty of time during our conversation discussing electrical stimulation and environmental biosensing…

Career Development Award for Early Stage Faculty - Applications Due November 2
Aug. 13, 2020

NJ ACTS is soliciting applications from junior faculty for its Institutional Career Development (KL2) program. The second class of KL2 Scholars will be appointed starting July 1, 2021. To learn more about the program, award provisions, eligibility criteria and requirements, and application instructions,