Geographic Focus: New York City
Funding History: Since 2016
The Rockefeller University is a private biomedical research and graduate-only university in New York City, New York. It focuses primarily on the biological and medical sciences and provides doctoral and postdoctoral education.
The Pershing Square Foundation supports The Rockefeller University through The William Ackman and Neri Oxman Innovation Fund in Neurodegenerative Disease. This fund provides competitively awarded seed funding for projects by Rockefeller University scientists that promise to shed light on the fundamental biology of neurodegenerative diseases and how they may be better treated or prevented.
Areas of Interest: Health and Life Sciences