Division of Hematology and Oncology News & Job Opportunities
Dr. David Gandara, has recently been selected for the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer Scientific Award which is given to an IASLC scientist for lifetime scientific contributions in thoracic malignancy research. The award will be presented at the World Conference on Lung Cancer at the end of October in Sydney, Australia. The IASLC is the only global organization dedicated to the study of lung cancer. Founded in 1974, the association's membership includes more than 3,800 lung cancer specialists in 80 countries. Past recipients of the award have been from the U.S., Canada, Belgium, France and Japan.
IASLC members work internationally to enhance the understanding of lung cancer among scientists, members of the medical community and the public. IASLC publishes the Journal of Thoracic Oncology, a valuable resource for medical specialists and scientists who focus on the detection, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer.
Dr. Chong Pan has been honored with the Faculty Research Award for 2013. Dr. Pan will be recongnized at the 2013 Academic Forum and Award Presentation on May 16, 2013 at the PSSB Courtyard and Auditorium,11:00 AM to 1:30 PM.
Dr. Soames Boyle has been selected to receive an Internal Medicine Trainee Research Award. Her paper "Splenectomy and the Incidence of Venous Thromboembolism and Sepsis in Patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia" was highly ranked. She will be accepting the award at the 2013 Academic Forum and Award Presentation on May 16, 2013 at the PSSB Courtyard and Auditorium,11:00 AM to 1:30 PM.