Recent Grants

2016 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Dr. Patricia Thompson, Deputy Director, Stony Brook Cancer Center, and numerous others, researching multiple cancers.
  • Dr. Antonio Iavarone, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.
  • Dr. Yelena Janjigian, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, researching esophagal and gastric cancer.

2015 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Dr. Jian Cao, Stony Brook Cancer Center, researching multiple cancers.
  • Dr. Antonio Iavarone, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.
  • Dr. Marc Ladanyi, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, researching lung cancer.

 

Grant recipients discussing their research.  From left, Dr. Antonio Iavarone, Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Dr. Jian Cao, Dr. Marc Ladanyi and Roger Smith, research technician.

2014 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Dr. Yusuf Hannun, Director of Stony Brook Cancer Center, and Dr. Chiara Luberto, Stony Brook University Medical Center, researching Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia.
  • Drs. Antonio Iavarone and Anna Lasorella, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.
  • Dr. Michael Levine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, researching ovarian and endometrial cancer.

2013 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Dr. Yusuf Hannun, Director of Stony Brook Cancer Center, and Dr. Angelique Corthals, Stony Brook University Medical Center, researching many types of cancer.
  • Drs. Antonio Iavarone and Anna Lasorella, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.
  • Dr. Maria Theodoulou, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, researching breast cancer.

2012 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Drs. Janice Dutcher and Peter Wiernick, Continuum Cancer Centers of New York at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital, researching kidney cancer and lymphoma.
  • Drs. Richard Lin and Wei-Xing Zong, Stony Brook University Medical Center, researching pancreatic, breast, skin, and brain cancers.
  • Dr. Antonio Iavarone, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.
  • Dr. James Fagin, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, researching thyroid cancer.

2011 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Drs. Janice Dutcher and Peter Wiernick, Continuum Cancer Centers of New York at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital, researching kidney cancer and lymphoma.
  • Drs. Howard Crawford, Richard Lin, and Wei-Xing Zong, Stony Brook University Medical Center, researching pancreatic, breast, skin, and brain cancers.
  • Dr. Antonio Iavarone, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.
  • Dr. Douglas Levine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, researching ovarian and uterine cancer.

2010 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Drs. Janice Dutcher and Peter Wiernick, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, researching kidney cancer and lymphoma.
  • Drs. Howard Crawford, Stella Tsirka, Emily Chen, and Holly Colognato, Stony Brook University Medical Center, researching pancreatic, breast, skin, and brain cancers.
  • Dr. Antonio Iavarone, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.
  • Drs. Daniel Coit and Charlotte Ariyan, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, researching melanoma.

2009 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Dr. Janis Racevskis, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, researching kidney cancer.
  • Drs. Howard Crawford, Stella Tsirka, Sabine Brouxhon, and Emily Chen, Stony Brook University Medical Center, researching brain, breast, pancreatic, and skin cancers.
  • Dr. Elizabeth Newcomb, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.
  • Dr. Nicholas Chiorazzi, Feinstein Institute (part of North Shore-LIJ Health System), researching leukemia.

2008 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Sharon Gardner, New York University Cancer Institute, researching pediatric brain tumors.
  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Dr. William Pao, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, researching lung cancer.
  • Dr. Polly Etkind, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, researching kidney cancer.
  • Dr. Janis Racevskis, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, researching leukemia.
  • Dr. Wie-Xing Zong, Stony Brook University Medical Center, researching breast cancer.