Hughes Scholars do public health outreach in Plain communities. Students do biomedical research in Mennonite and Amish communities and learn leadership skills.
Research supports education in food security.
The Boyce Thompson Institute (BTI) is an independent affiliate of Cornell University conducting research in plant biology. BTI works to improve agriculture, protect the environment, and enhance human health.
Edu identified funding to expand education in sustainable agriculture and food security. We conducted an international study that summarized leading funders of research in plant disease and identified prominent women leaders in biotechnology.