Big Ideas

Sarah (Sadie) Wignall, Ph.D.

June 10, 2013

Dr. Sarah (Sadie) Wignall from Northwestern University’s Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center received a V Scholar Grant from The V Foundation in 2012. Dr. Wignall was one of seven chosen recipients of the 2013 Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award. This prestigious award funds cancer research conducted by creative thinkers who have high-risk/high-reward ideas but lack the preliminary data necessary to obtain traditional funding. Read more about Dr. Wignall’s research proposal here.