fighting cancer podcast

A podcast from the Cancer Research Foundation. Join us as we interview researchers, innovators, and entrepreneurs who are fighting cancer through their bold ideas in science and technology.

The CRF has been investing in cancer science for over the past 60 years – and we wanted to make the research and the proposals come to life. To have conversations from our past young investigators, researchers, grantees and innovators in cancer science to find out their inspiration, to discover their moment of wanting to join the fight against cancer, and to hear their story.

Episode 000: Introduction to the Fighting Cancer Podcast

Welcome to Fighting Cancer: A Podcast from the Cancer Research Foundation. Join us as we interview researchers, innovators, and entrepreneurs who are fighting cancer through their bold ideas in science and technology.

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Episode 001: Jonathan Barnes, PhD

This episode we have a conversation with Dr. Jonathan Barnes, PhD. He is a recipient of the 2017 Young Investigator Award from the CRF. The Barnes group is developing a universal ‘plug-and-play’ type of drug delivery system to fight cancer.

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Episode 002: Lucy Godley, MD, PhD

In this episode, the Executive Director of the Cancer Research Foundation, Zanna Nikitas sits down with Dr. Lucy Godley to discuss the Fletcher Award she was given as well as exciting updates on her lab at the University of Chicago. They also have a conversation on her role as a women in science and the influences and mentors Dr. Godley was inspired by in her work.

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