The Jeanne and Joseph Nissim Foundation for Life Sciences Research

Haim Garty, Vice President
The Hella and Derrick Kleeman Professorial Chair of Biochemistry

The Nissim Foundation for Life Sciences Research was established in 2006. Its purpose is to support innovative initiatives that are deemed by the Institute's management to be at the cutting edge of biomedical science, and where philanthropic support can make an essential contribution. Funds will be directed toward recruitment of new scientists, purchase of scientific equipment, refurbishment or upgrade of laboratories, research grants, graduate student scholarships, or any other relevant investment in the support and advancement of science at the Institute.