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Year First Name Last Name Institution Title Grant Amount ($) Subject Area Program
2020 Zaid Abdel Rahman Mayo Clinic Comparative study of therapy-related (tALL) and de novo adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia (dnALL): Contemporary Mayo Clinic ALL cohort. Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Zaid Abdel Rahman Mayo Clinic Evaluating the Impact of Philadelphia-like Genetic Signature on Transplant Outcomes in Adults with B-Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma and Identification of Novel Fusion Partners $50,000 Leukemia, Myelodysplasia, and Transplantation Young Investigator Award
2020 Yara Abdou Roswell Park Cancer Institute Prognostication model based on genomic expression in the tumor microenvironment of ER positive, HER2-negative stage III breast cancer via machine learning. Immuno-Oncology Symposium Merit Award
2020 Jithma Abeykoon Mayo Clinic Discovering novel therapeutic strategies and predictive/prognostic markers in non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) $50,000 Lymphoma and Plasma Cell Disorders Young Investigator Award
2020 Daniel Abravanel Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Understanding Estrogen Receptor Loss as a Mechanism of Resistance in Metastatic Breast Cancer $50,000 Breast Cancer Young Investigator Award
2020 Nour Abuhadra The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Prognostic impact of high stromal tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes (sTIL) in the absence of pathologic complete response (pCR) to neoadjuvant therapy (NAT) in early stage triple negative breast cancer (TNBC). Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Sahaja Acharya St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Shifting the radiation planning paradigm to preserve neurocognition in children with brain tumors $200,000 Radiation Oncology Career Development Award
2020 Ana Acuna-Villaorduna Montefiore Medical Center “Phase II study to evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Sirolimus in subjects with metastatic, mismatch repair deficient solid tumors after immunotherapy” $50,000 Developmental Therapeutics - Experimental Therapeutics Young Investigator Award
2020 Adeyami Adebola Okunowo Lagos University International Development and Education Award
2020 Nia Adeniji Stanford University Medical Student Rotation Award
2020 Musliu Adetola Tolani Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital International Development and Education Award
2020 Laura Agresta Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center A Phase I study of Venetoclax and Vyxeos (CPX-351) for Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults with Relapsed or Refractory Acute Leukemia $50,000 Pediatric Oncology Young Investigator Award
2020 Mohammed Al-Jumayli Kansas University Immunotherapy versus biologics as second-line therapy in advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Gastrointestinal Cancer Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium Merit Award
2020 Ash Alpert University of Rochester Cancer Prevalence in Incarcerated Transgender & Gender Diverse Populations & Tools for Future Data Collection $50,000 Cancer Prevention/Epidemiology Young Investigator Award
2020 Alexander Andreev-Drakhlin The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Characterizing and targeting the tumor immune microenvironment in FGFR3-mutated bladder cancer. $50,000 Genitourinary Cancer Young Investigator Award
2020 Sanjay Aneja Yale University Deriving Imaging-Based Biomarkers for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Patients Using Deep Learning $200,000 Lung Cancer Career Development Award
2020 Limor Appelbaum Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Development and validation of a pancreatic cancer prediction model from electronic health records using machine learning. Gastrointestinal Cancer Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium Merit Award
2020 Hiroyuki Arai Chiba Cancer Center The landscape of DNA damage response (DDR) pathway in colorectal cancer (CRC). Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Daniel Araujo Princess Margaret Cancer Centre First-in-class microbial ecosystem therapeutics 4 (MET4) in metastatic solid cancer patients treated with immunotherapy: MET4-IO. Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Daniel Araujo Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Modulating the Intestinal Microbiome with Microbial Ecosystem Therapeutics (MET4) in Advanced Solid Tumor Patients receiving immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICI) – MET4-IO $50,000 Developmental Therapeutics - Experimental Therapeutics Young Investigator Award
2020 Jacqueline Aredo Stanford University Medical Student Rotation Award
2020 Flor Maria Armillas Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición "Salvador Zubirán" International Development and Education Award
2020 Silvina Arrossi Center of Study of State and Society Designing a Counseling App to reduce the psycho-social impact of HPV-testing: a User-Centered Design Approach (Phase 1) $20,000 International Innovation Grant
2020 Barnabas Atwiine Mbarara University of Science and Technology International Development and Education Award
2020 Viswatej Avutu Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Development and validation of a clinical tool for baseline and longitudinal assessment of adolescents and young adults with cancer in an integrated clinic $50,000 Health Services Research Young Investigator Award
2020 Stephen Bagley The University of Pennsylvania A Phase II Study of the GITR agonist INCAGN01876 and the PD-1 inhibitor INCMGA00012 in Combination with Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Recurrent Glioblastoma $200,000 Central Nervous System Tumors Career Development Award
2020 Marie Stephanie Baguidy Medical College of Wisconsin Medical Student Rotation Award
2020 Xue Bai Peking University Heterogeneous response and irAE patterns in advanced melanoma patients treated with anti-PD-1 monotherapy from different ethnic groups: Subtype distribution discrepancy and beyond. Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Ziad Bakouny Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Integrative molecular characterization of sarcomatoid and rhabdoid renal cell carcinoma (S/R RCC) to reveal potential determinants of poor prognosis and response to immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICI). Genitourinary Cancers Symposium Merit Award
2020 Adithya Balasubramanian Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute Inefficiencies in the phase II to phase III transition as a modifiable factor that is impeding successful drug development for glioblastoma. Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Brian Ball Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Activating p53 and inhibiting superenhancers as a novel therapeutic approach for acute myeloid leukemia $50,000 Leukemia, Myelodysplasia, and Transplantation Young Investigator Award
2020 Kalyan Banda University of Washington Genomic Signatures of Homologous Recombination DNA Repair Deficiency (HRD) in Neoplastic Tissue and Circulating Tumor (ct) DNA in Ovarian Cancer $200,000 Gynecologic Cancer Career Development Award
2020 Marco Bandini Vita-Salute San Raffaele University Development of a risk calculator of recurrence in inguinal lymph node metastatic (ILNM) patients with surgically resected penile squamous cell carcinoma (PSCC). Genitourinary Cancers Symposium Merit Award
2020 Rahul Banerjee University of California, San Francisco Efficacy of digital life coaching to lower benzodiazepine usage and improve quality of life in multiple myeloma patients undergoing transplantation $50,000 Leukemia, Myelodysplasia, and Transplantation Young Investigator Award
2020 Samvel Bardakhchyan Hematology Center after Prof. R.H. Yeolyan International Development and Education Award
2020 Alexa Basilio H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute Impact of empirically eliminating 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) bolus and leucovorin (LV) in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) receiving first line treatment with mFOLFOX6. Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Atul Batra Tom Baker Cancer Center Impact of preexisting cardiovascular disease (CVD) on treatments and outcomes of patients with breast or lung cancer. Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Francesca Battaglin University of Southern California Comprehensive molecular profiling of IDH1/2 mutant biliary cancers (BC). Gastrointestinal Cancer Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium Merit Award
2020 Francesca Battaglin University of Southern California Comprehensive gene expression analysis of IDH1/2 mutant biliary cancers (BC). Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Neel Bhatt Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Assessment of Work Status, Absenteeism, Presenteeism, and Their Impact on Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQOL) in Young Adult (YA) Cancer Survivors $50,000 Patient and Survivor Care Young Investigator Award
2020 Prachi Bhave Alfred Health Melanoma recurrence after adjuvant targeted therapy: A multicenter analysis. Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Joost Blok The Netherlands Cancer Institute Incidence and risk factors for contralateral testicular tumor. Genitourinary Cancers Symposium Merit Award
2020 Leyla Bojanini-Molina Mayo Clinic Resident Travel Award
2020 Beatrice Borelli Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana Consensus molecular subtypes and CRCassigner classifications in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC): Prognostic and predictive impact in the TRIBE2 study. Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Joshua Brandstadter The University of Pennsylvania Clonal activation of lymph node stromal cells in the pathogenesis of Castleman Disease $50,000 Lymphoma and Plasma Cell Disorders Young Investigator Award
2020 Giacomo Bregni Institut Jules Bordet Gray areas and evidence gaps in the management of rectal cancer as revealed by the comparison of recommendations from national and international clinical guidelines. Gastrointestinal Cancer Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium Merit Award
2020 Amanda Brisco University of South Florida Medical Student Rotation Award
2020 Landon Brown Duke University Association of circulating tumor cell chromosomal instability with worse outcomes in men with mCRPC treated with abiraterone or enzalutamide. Genitourinary Cancers Symposium Merit Award
2020 Landon Brown Duke University Association of LRP1B pathogenic genomic alterations with favorable outcomes with immune checkpoint inhibitors across multiple tumor types. Annual Meeting Merit Award
2020 Lauren Brown Crown Princess Mary Cancer Care Centre Combination Anti-PD-1 and ipilimumab (ipi) therapy in patients with advanced melanoma and pre-existing autoimmune disorders (AD). Annual Meeting Merit Award