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Northeastern undergraduate student Vivek Kanpa, who wants to develop tools for matching patients with treatments based on their genetic data, won the 2022 George J. Mitchell Scholarship for a year of graduate studies in Ireland.
A new study focuses on the crucial question of why people are more vulnerable to catching colds during the months of winter. The findings could be tested against a variety of pathogens, including SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, says Northeastern professor Mansoor Amiji.
Coming as a surprise to researchers, significant numbers of parents remain vaccine hesitant, even after federal emergency authorization was granted for COVID-19 shots, according to a U.S. study by researchers from Northeastern and several partner institutions.
Northeastern University’s research discovery platforms help users identify subject matter experts across disciplines and institutions and build collaborative teams and networks.
The Research Discovery website makes faculty research and scholarship activity discoverable to external audiences through faculty profiles that can be searched by scholar name or research topic.
Northeastern faculty use Faculty Insight for:
Finding subject matter experts within the university or at another institution
Building interdisciplinary research teams
Showcasing faculty scholarly activity with curated faculty profiles
Identifying federal funding and honorific award opportunities