The Vallee Foundation is delighted to announce the six 2022 Vallee Scholars. The Vallee Scholar program continues to provide unrestricted funding for national and international early career researchers at a critical stage in their tenure-track careers.
At the core of the Vallee Foundation are these exceptional people whose innovative research leads to new ways of understanding the biomedical sciences. By supporting their research and encouraging dialogue and collaboration among them, the Vallee Foundation hopes to spark new ideas that will benefit everyone.
Peter Sudmant, an Assistant Professor of Integrative Biology at the University of California Berkeley looks at age as the primary risk factor for almost all common human diseases including cancers, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and neurodegenerative conditions.