ach year, we recognize the women and men who dedicate their lives to driving cutting-edge research that advances the trajectory of health for humanity. We honor these Champions of Science® for their ingenuity, perseverance and collaborative spirit, and celebrate the impact of their work on human health.
The Dr. Guislain “Breaking the Chains of Stigma” Award, established in 2012 in partnership with the Dr. Guislain Museum, recognizes an individual, project or organization that has made an exceptional contribution to reduce the stigma associated with mental illness through innovative social, cultural or scientific initiatives.
The award honors Dr. Joseph Guislain (1790-1860), a driven activist for people with mental illness and the first Belgian psychiatrist to provide scientifically-based treatment for these individuals.
The 2019 Award recipient was announced on October 10, 2019. Call for nominations will open in early 2020. Learn more about the nomination process.
Behind every innovation that improves health and well-being are the scientists and engineers who make it all possible.
Established in 1960, the Johnson Medal for Research and Development is named after the late General Robert Wood Johnson and is the most prestigious award given for research and development excellence at Johnson & Johnson.
Through their collaboration and dedication to patients and consumers, these outstanding teams have advanced innovations that are making a difference for people around the world who are waiting for breakthrough treatments and solutions.
Johnson & Johnson hopes to play an influential role in STEM2D breakthroughs in the future by offering the WiSTEM2D Scholars Program.
We must receive all applications by 9AM HST (Honolulu Standard Time) October 3, 2019, in order to be considered for the Scholars Program.