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Press Briefing, 8 December 2020: Statements

The Einstein Foundation has launched a new international prize: the €500,000 Einstein Foundation Award for Promoting Quality in Research, which is the first of its kind to honor projects across scientific disciplines that help to advance the quality and robustness of research findings. The press briefing on December 8, 2020, opened with an address by the Governing Mayor of Berlin, Michael Müller, and included statements from a number of individuals involved in establishing and administering the prize.


Please watch the statements here:

Ulrich Dirnagl, Einstein Foundation Award Secretary and Director of the QUEST Center at the Berlin Institute of Health

Marcia McNutt, President of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States, member of the Einstein Foundation Award jury

Magdalena Skipper, Editor in Chief of Nature

E. Jürgen Zöllner, representing the Damp Stiftung, former Senator for Higher Education and Research of the State of Berlin