Grants Awarded in 2013

These researchers are making waves in the field of pancreatic cancer research, which is highlighted in November during Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month.

Rafael Bejar, M.D., Ph.D.
UCSD Moores Cancer Center
Victoria Belancio, Ph.D.
Tulane University Tulane Cancer Center
Ravi Bhatia, M.D.
Beckman Research Institute City of Hope National Medical Center
Timothy F. Burns, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Luis Carvajal-Carmona, Ph.D.
University of California, Davis
John Cavanagh, Ph.D.
North Carolina State Jimmy V Cancer Therapeutics Program
Li Chai, M.D.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Nika Danial, Ph.D., Margaret Shipp, M.D., Jarrod Marto, Ph.D.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Ralph Deberardinis, M.D., Ph.D., Kemp Kernstein, M.D., Ph.D.
Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at Universtiy of Texas Southwestern
Maximilian Diehn, M.D., Ph.D.
Stanford Cancer Institute
Robert Doebele, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Colorado School of Medicine Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology
Gianpietro Dotti, M.D., Cliona Rooney, Ph.D., Caridad Martinez, M.D.
Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine
Benjamin L. Ebert, M.D., Ph.D., Ann Mullally, M.D., William Kaelin, Jr., M.D., David Steensma, M.D.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Michael J. Emanuele, Ph.D.
Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
James M. Ford, M.D.
Stanford University School of Medicine
Summer Gibbs, Ph.D.
Oregon Health & Science University
Stuart Goldberg, M.D.
Hackensack University Medical Center The John Theurer Cancer Center
Tanja A. Gruber, M.D., Ph.D., James R. Downing, M.D.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Peter Hammerman, M.D., Ph.D.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
John V. Heymach, M.D., Ph.D., Varsha Gandhi, Ph.D., Christine Stellrecht, Ph.D., Carlo Toniatti, M.D., Ph.D., Timothy Heffernan, Ph.D.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Michael Kharas, Ph.D.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Mei Kong, Ph.D.
Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope
Ite A. Laird-Offringa, Ph.D., Barbara Gitlitz, M.D., Martin W. Kast, Ph.D., Kimberly Siegmund, Ph.D., Lina Wang, M.D., Michael Wong, M.D., Ph.D.
USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
Calvin Lee, M.D.
All Children’s Hospital
Christopher A. Maher, Ph.D.
Siteman Cancer Center Washington University
Daniela Matei, M.D., Kenneth P. Nephew, Ph.D.
Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center
Queen of the Valley Medical Center
Queen of the Valley Medical Center
George-Lucian Moldovan, Ph.D.
Penn State Hershey Cancer Institute
Shari Pilon-Thomas, Ph.D.
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Zeshaan Rasheed, M.D., Ph.D.
The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
Jatin Roper, M.D.
Tufts Medical Center
Bjoern Schwer, M.D., Ph.D.
Boston Children’s Hospital
St. Helena Hospital
St. Helena Hospital
Toshi Tanuiguchi, M.D., Ph.D., Elizabeth M. Swisher, M.D.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
Amit K. Verma, M.D. David J. Prezant, M.D. Mayris Webber, M.P.H., Dr. P.H. Charles B. Hall, Ph.D.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Daniel S. Wechsler, M.D., Ph.D.
Duke University Medical Center
Daniel S. Wechsler, M.D., Ph.D. Catherine P. Lavau, DVM, Ph.D.
Duke University Medical Center
Ryan A. Wilcox, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center
Kris C. Wood, Ph.D.
Duke Cancer Institute
Lizi Wu, Ph.D.
Shands Cancer Center University of Florida
Chunling Yi, Ph.D.
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center Georgetown University
Pengbo Zhou, Ph.D., Leonard Salta, M.D., Yao-Tseng Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
Weill Cornell Medical College