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Dec 14

The Cancer Research Foundation is pleased to announce the 2010 Young Investigator Award winners.  Each scientist will recieve a grant of $75,000 to pursue the research project proposed. The Awardees are:

 

Daniel Catenacci, MD

Instructor, Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology

"The Role of RON EMST1R in gastroesophageal adenocarcmoma"

Jill de Jong, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

"Screening for Novel Genetic Regulators of Hematopoietic Stem Cells and Leukemia"

Peter O'Donnell, MD

Instructor, Department of Medicine, Section of Hematology/Oncology

"Identification of Genetic Determinants of Response to Platinum-Based Chemotherapy in Crothelial Cancer"

Michael T. Spiotto, MD, PhD

Instructor, Department of Radiation Oncology

"Small Molecule Screens to Identify Inhibitors of the Human Papilloma Virus Oncoprotein E6"        

 Rodney D. Wiersma, PhD, DABR

Instructor, Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology

"Dynamically Adaptive kV Aperture for Low Diagnostic Dose Real-Time Prostate Motion Tracking during Radiation Therapy by Combined MV-kV Imaging"