On November 7, 2019, the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) honored Howard Milstein with the George E. and Marie J. Doty Award to recognize his efforts to support research in geroscience.  Howard is Founder and Chairman of the Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership (MMAAP) Foundation and Chairman, Milstein Program of Geriatrics.… Read More


October 21, 2019 – New York, NY – Dalian Fusheng Pharmaceutical Company Co., Ltd., a major pharmaceutical company in Dalian, China has contributed $100,000 to the Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership (MMAAP) Foundation to support translational research at Johns Hopkins University focusing on aging immune system and viral infections. Funded through the Irma and Paul Milstein Program for Senior Health, it is the second installment of a two-year contribution commitment from Dalian Fusheng Pharmaceutical that began in 2018.  … Read More


Nearly $500,000 in funding in Four Key Areas

October 21, 2019 — NEW YORK, NY — Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership (MMAAP) Foundation announced its 2019 Fellowship and Research Project Awards in geriatric medicine (under the Irma and Paul Milstein Program for Senior Health), dermatology, translational medicine, and stem cell research and regenerative medicine.… Read More


First in series, “Aging Mechanisms and Interventions that Impact Senior Health”, organized by the Nathan Shock Centers of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging and Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership (MMAAP) Foundation July 18, 2019 (New York, NY) – The first in a series of international meetings bringing together researchers from around the world… Read More


The Geroscience Symposium was the inaugural one of the series of seven international meetings which discuss the multiple levels of aging mechanisms as well as their impact on intervention in senior health and age-related diseases. It brought together Chinese and international researchers and opinion leaders from academia, industry, government agencies, private foundations and public advocacy… Read More


Nearly $700,000 in funding in Five Key Areas

June 12th, 2018 — NEW YORK, NY — Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership (MMAAP) Foundation announced their 2018 Fellowship and Project Awards in Geriatrics (under the Irma and Paul Milstein Program for Senior Health), Dermatology, Hematology, Translational Medicine and Reproductive Medicine. The mission of the MMAAP Foundation, established in 2011, is to bring together promising researchers, talented medical professionals and institutions from the U.S. and China, as well as greater Asia.… Read More


    December 15th, 2017 – New York, NY – Dalian Fusheng Pharmaceutical Company Co., Ltd, a major pharmaceutical company in Dalian, China has contributed $100,000 to the Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership (MMAAP) Foundation to support research at Johns Hopkins University focusing on aging and immunity. Dr. Li Fu, Chair of Dalian Fusheng Pharmaceutical… Read More


    December 14th 2017 – New York, NY – Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership (MMAAP) Foundation signed a Memorandum of Understanding with China Association for International Exchange of Personnel (CAIEP) on building a strategic partnership between the MMAAP Foundation and CAIEP. At the ceremony, both parties agreed to promote a mutually beneficial partnership and… Read More


Today the Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership (MMAAP) Foundation announced the 2017 Fellowship and Project Awards in Geriatrics (under the Irma and Paul Milstein Program for Senior Health), Dermatology, Hematology, Translational Medicine and Reproductive Medicine. MMAAP Foundation was founded in 2011 to improve world health by developing mutually beneficial partnerships between the U.S. and China,… Read More


October 26th, 2016 The Chinese government granted its prestigious Marco Polo Award to Howard P. Milstein, CEO of New York Private Bank & Trust and its operating bank Emigrant Bank, for his contribution to the exchange of international talents through The Milstein Medical Asian American Partnership Foundation. The award was presented in Beijing on October… Read More