Congratulations, Dr. Jonathan Whittamore! “2020 Young Investigator Draft Recipient”

Dr. Whittamore

Dr. Whittamore made the team tackling Primary Hyperoxaluria research!

On March 7, one of OHF’s scientists, Dr. Jonathan Whittamore, will take the field at Philadelphia Eagle’s Stadium receiving a grant and recognition for his outstanding research in Primary Hyperoxaluria from Uplifting Athletes.

The football theme of the Young Investigator Draft was inspired by the NFL Draft. Instead of drafting emerging young football talent, this unique draft turns the spotlight on the next generation of promising young medical researchers who are “drafted” and are awarded research grants in order to help in  pursuing new treatments and potential cures for many of the world’s rarest diseases. Read More