V Scholar Grants in 2016

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

Jessica Blackburn, Ph.D.
University of Kentucky
Mario Suva, Ph.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
Anupriya Agarwal, M.S., Ph.D.
Oregon Health and Science University
James Alvarez, Ph.D.
Duke Cancer Institute
Justin M. Balko, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Raymond Blind, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Aniruddha Deshpande, Ph.D.
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Camila Dos Santos, Ph.D.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Michael Gatza, Ph.D.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Daniele Gilkes, Ph.D.
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, John Hopkins University
Gianna Hammer, Ph.D.
Duke Cancer Institute
Diana Hargreaves, Ph.D.
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Mark Hatley, M.D., Ph.D.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Arminja Kettenbach, Ph.D.
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Birgit Knoechel, M.D., Ph.D.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Zhijie (Jason) Liu, Ph.D.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Cancer Therapy and Research Center
Costas Lyssiotis, Ph.D.
University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center
Jeffrey A. Magee, M.D., Ph.D.
Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University in St. Louis
Marcela Maus, M.D., Ph.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
Florencia McAllister, M.D.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Michelle Mendoza, Ph.D.
Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah
Javier Gordon Ogembo, Ph.D.
Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope
Yuliya Pylayeva-Gupta, Ph.D.
University of North Carolina, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Jianfei Qi, Ph.D.
University of Maryland School of Medicine Greenebaum Cancer Center
Eric Snyder, M.D., Ph.D.
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Jennifer Trowbridge, Ph.D.
The Jackson Laboratory
Ian Watson, Ph.D.
Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre, McGill University
Yanzhong Yang, M.D., Ph.D.
City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center
Yong Zhang, Ph.D.
University of Southern California Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center