Recent Grants

2019 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Dr. Michael Airola, Dr Ed Luk, and Dr. Ben Martin, Stony Brook Cancer Center researching various cancers.
  • Dr. Antonio Iavarone and Dr. Anna Lasorella, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.

    Photo: Researchers at June meeting

2018 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Dr. Lori Chan, Stony Brook Cancer Center researching breast cancer.
  • Dr. Antonio Iavarone, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.

2017 Grant Recipients

  • Dr. Leonard Augenlicht, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, Director of the Medical Oncology Program, researching colorectal cancer.
  • Dr. Antonio Iavarone, Columbia University Cancer Center, researching pediatric brain tumors.
  • Dr. Markus Seelinger, Stony Brook Cancer Center, and numerous others, researching multiple cancers.
  • Dr. Martin Tallman, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, researching leukemia.

2016 Grant Recipients

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

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.

 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.