Joining the Impact Circle is 100% tax deductible. If you would like to pay for your membership via check, securities, donor-advised funds, or some other way, contact Lisa Palma.

If you would like more information on available matching opportunities for first-time members, contact Lisa Palma as well.  

2023 Impact Circle Winner: How to deliver therapeutics across the nearly impervious blood brain barrier

The group’s $100,000 award will enable Buck professor Lisa Ellerby, PhD, and former Buck postdoctoral fellow Barbara Bailus, PhD, to work on further developing their novel delivery system to bring various therapeutics into the brain, and they are hijacking the “good” parts of the Zika virus to do it.