Harry Winston has named the first three recipients of the Harry Winston Fellowship Fund at Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA.
The five-year, $1-million fund was created to support promising physicians working to prevent, treat, and cure childhood illnesses.
“Harry Winston has long believed in engaging local communities to initiate a global good,” said CEO Nayla Hayek in a statement. “Through the Harry Winston Fellowship Fund, we are honored to continue this tradition by supporting these young physician-scientists whose vital contributions to pediatric research will help to enable healthy and brilliant futures for children around the world.”
The fellows are:
• Dr. Kristina Adachi, a third-year fellow in the division of pediatric infectious diseases
• Dr. Leslie Kimura, a second-year fellow in the division of pediatric endocrinology
• Dr. Edward Talya, a second-year fellow in the division of pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition