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2009-2010 Grantees


Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
Rachel Hazan, PhD
The First Step Award, made possible by QVC & FFANY

Susan B. Horwitz, PhD

Hayley McDaid, PhD

Thomas E. Rohan, MD, PhD

Arizona State University, The Biodesign Institute, Tempe, AZ
Joshua LaBaer, MD, PhD

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Jenny Chang, MD

C. Kent Osborne, MD

Rachel Schiff, PhD

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center / Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Lewis C. Cantley, PhD

Stuart J. Schnitt, MD
The Housewares Charity Foundation Award

Nadine M. Tung, MD
The Housewares Charity Foundation Award

Bethlehem University, Bethlehem, Palestinian Authority
Moein Kanaan, PhD

The Breast Cancer Intergroup of North America, Ann Arbor, MI
Daniel F. Hayes, MD
University of Michigan
Made possible by Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Brigham & Women's Hospital / Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Ross Berkowitz, MD

Tan A. Ince, MD, PhD
The Play for P.I.N.K. Award

Cancer Institute of New Jersey / University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ
Bruce G. Haffty, MD

Kim Hirshfield, MD, PhD
The Regina Quick Award

Arnold J. Levine, PhD
The Institute for Advanced Study
The Regina Quick Award

Children's Hospital / Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Marsha Moses, PhD
Made possible by Clinique

Zoltan Szallasi, MD
Made possible by BlackBerry®

CHS National Cancer Control Center, Carmel Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
Gad Rennert, MD, PhD

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Charis Eng, MD, PhD, FACP

Coalition of Cancer Cooperative Groups, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, Philadelphia, PA
Robert L. Comis, MD
Made possible by Pfizer, Inc.

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring, NY
Michael H. Wigler, PhD
The Play for P.I.N.K. Award

Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health, New York, NY
Regina M. Santella, PhD
Made possible by Aveda

Mary Beth Terry, PhD
Made possible by Aveda

Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
Dawn Hershman, MD, MS
Made possible by Ann Taylor Stores Corp.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute / Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
David A. Frank, MD, PhD
AACR

Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH
The Coach Award

J. Dirk Iglehart, MD
Made possible by Price Chopper

William G. Kaelin, Jr., MD

Nancy U. Lin, MD
The Play for P.I.N.K. Award

David M. Livingston, MD

Ursula A. Matulonis, MD

Kornelia Polyak, MD, PhD

Andrea L. Richardson, MD, PhD
Made possible by Price Chopper

Zhigang Charles Wang, MD, PhD

Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH
Karen T. Liby, PhD

Michael B. Sporn, MD

Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
John A. Olson, Jr., MD, PhD
On behalf of ACOSOG

Jeffrey M. Peppercorn, MD, MPH
ASCO
Made possible by the David and Barbara B. Hirschhorn Foundation

Emory University, on behalf of The Breast Cancer Intergroup and Breast International Group, Atlanta, GA
William C. Wood, MD
Made possible by Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
Peggy L. Porter, MD
Southwest Oncology Group
The Play for P.I.N.K Award

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Joan S. Brugge, PhD
Made possible by Cartier

Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
Walter C. Willett, MD, Dr.PH
Made possible by Wilson Sporting Goods

Hospital of Prato, Istituto Toscano Tumori, Prato, Italy
Angelo Di Leo, MD, PhD

Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY
Jill Bargonetti, PhD
Made possible by Estée Lauder

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Susan E. Clare, MD, PhD

Kathy D. Miller, MD
Made possible by Ann Taylor Stores Corp.

George W. Sledge, MD

Anna Maria Storniolo, MD

INSERM, Centre René Huguenin, Paris, France
Rosette Lidereau, PhD

Institut Jules Bordet / TRANSBIG, Brussels, Belgium
Philippe Bedard, MD
Made possible by Roche

Fatima Cardoso, MD
Made possible by Roche

Martine J. Piccart-Gebhart, MD, PhD
Made possible by Roche

Christos Sotiriou, MD, PhD

Institute of Cancer Research UK, London, UK
Alan Ashworth, BSc, PhD, FRS
Made possible by Hard Rock International

International Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Columbus, OH
Richard R. Love, MD, MS
Ohio State University

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
Kala Visvanathan, MBBS, FRACP, MHS
Made possible by Roche

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Michaela Higgins, MB, Bch
ASCO
The Hirschhorn Award

Ben Ho Park, MD, PhD

Vered Stearns, MD

Antonio C. Wolff, MD
TBCRC

Richard C. Zellars, MD

Mayo Clinic: Rochester, MN and Jacksonville, FL
Debra L. Barton, RN, PhD, AOCN

Fergus J. Couch, PhD

James N. Ingle, MD
The Play for P.I.N.K Award

Charles L. Loprinzi, MD

Edith A. Perez, MD
The Play for P.I.N.K Award

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Robert Benezra, PhD
The Play for P.I.N.K. Award

Monica N. Fornier, MD

Teresa Gilewski, MD

Alan N. Houghton, MD
The Peter Jay Sharp Foundation Award

Hedvig Hricak, MD, PhD
Made possible by Macy's

Clifford Hudis, MD

Johanna A. Joyce, PhD

Philip O. Livingston, MD

Shanu Modi, MD
ASCO

Monica Morrow, MD

Larry Norton, MD
The Peter Jay Sharp Foundation Award
The First Step Award, made possible by QVC & FFANY

Kenneth Offit, MD, MPH
The Sandra Taub Memorial Award

Mark E. Robson, MD
The Sandra Taub Memorial Award

Neal Rosen, MD, PhD
The Joseph and Arlene Taub Foundation Award

Charles L. Sawyers, MD

Moshe Shike, MD

Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Pamela J. Goodwin, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
Stuart A. Aaronson, MD
The Housewares Charity Foundation Award

National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP), Pittsburgh, PA
Soonmyung Paik, MD

The Netherlands Cancer Institute / TRANSBIG, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Laura van 't Veer, PhD
Made possible by Roche

Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Vincent L. Cryns, MD
The Housewares Charity Foundation Award

William J. Gradishar, MD, FACP
The Housewares Charity Foundation Award

NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY
Silvia Formenti, MD
The Coach Award

Robert J. Schneider, PhD
The Coach Award

Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Electra D. Paskett, PhD
The Play for P.I.N.K. Award

Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Lois Shepherd, MDCM, FRCP(C)
On behalf of NCIC Clinical Trials Group

The Rockefeller University, New York, NY
Titia de Lange, PhD
Made possible by Bloomingdale's

Paul M. Nurse, PhD

Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
Christine B. Ambrosone, PhD

Royal Marsden Hospital and Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK
Mitch Dowsett, PhD, BSc
The Housewares Charity Foundation Award

Ian E. Smith, MD, FRCP, FRCPE
The Housewares Charity Foundation Award

Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, CA
Geoffrey M. Wahl, PhD

Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY
Joan H. Marks, MS
New York Breast Cancer Study

Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
Ephrat Levy-Lahad, MD

SLACOM / Latin American and Caribbean Society of Medical Oncology
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Eduardo Cazap, MD

Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Michael F. Clarke, MD

James M. Ford, MD

Tel Aviv University, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
Ilan Tsarfaty, PhD

Thomas Jefferson University, Kimmel Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA
Andrew A. Quong, PhD

Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Charlotte Kuperwasser, PhD
Made possible by Saks Fifth Avenue

University of California, Irvine, CA
Eva Y.-H. P. Lee, PhD

University of California, Jonnson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA
Patricia A. Ganz, MD
Made possible by Estée Lauder

Mary Sehl, MD
ASCO

Annette L. Stanton, PhD
Made possible by Ann Taylor Stores Corp.

University of California, Rebecca and John Moores Cancer Center, San Diego, CA
Barbara A. Parker, MD

University of California, San Francisco, CA
Laura J. Esserman, MD, MBA
Made possible by Target

Shelley Hwang, MD, MPH
On behalf of CALGB

Hope S. Rugo, MD
The Housewares Charity Foundation Award

University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
Sir Bruce A.J. Ponder, PhD, FRCP, FRS
Cancer Research UK

University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Funmi I. Olopade, MB, BS, FACP
Made possible by Roche

Richard L. Schilsky, MD
CALGB

University of Colorado, Denver, CO
Virginia F. Borges, MD
AACR

Kathryn B. Horwitz, PhD
The Play for P.I.N.K. Award

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
Benita S. Katzenellenbogen, PhD
The Play for P.I.N.K. Award

University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS
Carol J. Fabian, MD
Made possible by Ann Taylor Stores Corp.

University of Miami, Miami, FL
Marc E. Lippman,MD
Miller School of Medicine
The Play for P.I.N.K. Award

Joyce Slingerland,MD, PhD, FRCP(C)
Braman Family Breast Cancer Institute
The Housewares Charity Foundation Award

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Sofia D. Merajver, MD, PhD

Lori J. Pierce, MD

James M. Rae, PhD

Shaomeng Wang, PhD

Stephen J. Weiss, MD

Max S. Wicha, MD

University of Milan School of Medicine/TRANSBIG, Milan, Italy
Giuseppe Viale, MD, PhD
Made possible by Roche

University of Newcastle, on behalf of Australian New Zealand Breast Cancer Trials Group, Australia
John Forbes, MB, BS

University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Lisa A. Carey, MD

H. Shelton Earp, MD
Made possible by The Estée Lauder Field

Hyman B. Muss, MD

Charles M. Perou, PhD

University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Adrian Harris, MD, D.Phil
Cancer Research UK

University of Pennsylvania, Abramson Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA
Lewis A. Chodosh, MD, PhD

Susan M. Domchek, MD
Made possible by Hard Rock International

Mark I. Greene, MD, PhD, FRCP
The Play for P.I.N.K. Award

Katherine L. Nathanson, MD

Yvonne J. Paterson, PhD
AACR

Robert H. Vonderheide, MD, D.Phil
Made possible by Hard Rock International

University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA
Nancy E. Davidson, MD

University of Southern California, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA
Michael F. Press, MD, PhD
Made possible by Teleflora

University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Janette Vardy, MD, FRACP, PhD
ASCO

University of Texas, Austin, TX
Stephen D. Hursting, PhD, MPH

University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Powel H. Brown, MD, PhD

Francisco J. Esteva, MD, PhD

Zhen Fan, MD

Gabriel N. Hortobagyi, MD, FACP

Mien-Chie Hung, PhD

Kelly K. Hunt, MD, FACS
On behalf of ACOSOG

John Mendelsohn, MD

Gordon B. Mills, MD, PhD

Lajos Pusztai, MD, D.Phil

W. Fraser Symmans, MD

University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Julie R. Gralow, MD
Southwest Oncology Group
The Play for P.I.N.K Award

Mary-Claire King, PhD
New York Breast Cancer Study

Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, Barcelona, Spain
Joaquín Arribas, PhD

José Baselga, MD
The Housewares Charity Foundation Award

Van Andel Research Institute, Grand Rapids, MI
George F. Vande Woude, PhD

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
Carlos L. Arteaga, MD

Brent Rexer, MD, PhD
ASCO

Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
D. Craig Allred, MD

Graham A. Colditz, MD, Dr.PH

Matthew J. Ellis, MD, PhD
On behalf of ACOSOG

Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
David H. Gorski, MD, PhD
ASCO

Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY
Andrew J. Dannenberg, MD

Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, MA
Robert A. Weinberg, PhD

Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Lyndsay N. Harris, MD