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Recent CCR Awards

Selman A. Waksman Award

National Academy of Sciences
For transforming our under-standing of post-transcriptional regulation in bacteria through mechanisms of controlled proteolysis and small RNAs
Susan Gottesman, Ph.D.
Co-Chief, Laboratory of Molecular Biology

Harrington Prize for
Innovation in Medicine

Harrington Discovery Institute and The American Society for Clinical Investigation
For key discoveries that led to development of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to prevent cancer
Douglas Lowy, M.D.
Chief, Laboratory of Cellular Oncology
Acting Director, National Cancer Institute

2015 American Cancer Society Medal of Honor

For outstanding contributions to cancer control in basic research
Steven Rosenberg, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Surgery Branch

John Ultmann Award for Contributions to Lymphoma Research

Weill Cornell Medical College and the SASS Foundation
Elaine Jaffe, M.D.
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Pathology

Poland–U.S. Science Award

Foundation for Polish Science and the American Association for the Advancement of Science
For structural studies on proteins of medical relevance, which have contributed to the development of new therapies to cure human diseases, such as AIDS or leukemia in children
Alexander Wlodawer, Ph.D.
Chief, Macromolecular Crystallography Laboratory

2015 Michael J. Welch, Ph.D., Award

Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
For outstanding contributions to the field of radiopharmaceutical sciences
Martin Brechbiel, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Radiation Oncology Branch

Rouse-Whipple Award

American Society for Investigative Pathology
For her distinguished career in research that has advanced the understanding of disease
Elaine Jaffe, M.D.
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Pathology

2015 NPA Distinguished Service Award

National Postdoctoral Association
Jonathan Wiest, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Training and Education

Elected as Fellows of the AACR Academy

American Association of Cancer Research
Douglas Lowy, M.D.
Chief, Laboratory of Cellular Oncology
Acting Director, National Cancer Institute
Steven Rosenberg, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Surgery Branch

Elected to the Johns Hopkins Society of Scholars

Carole Parent, Ph.D.
Deputy Chief, Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Biology

Elected to the American Association for the Advancement of Science

For distinguished contributions to the field of ABC transporters
Suresh Ambudkar, Ph.D.
Deputy Chief, Laboratory of Cell Biology

For distinguished contributions in the field of chemical biology in tumor biology
David Roberts, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Pathology