2013 Awards

2013 UNC Lineberger Developmental Awards

Population Sciences Cancer Research Awards



Seth D. Crockett, MD MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Feasibility study of serrated pathway CRC precursor lesions in a large multicenter colonoscopic screening study

Kemi M. Doll, MD

Clinical Fellow, Division of Gynecologic Oncology

Perioperative Surgical Morbidity and Health-Related Quality of Life in Gynecologic Oncology

Louise M. Henderson

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology

A novel data linkage approach to examine disparities in breast cancer screening and outcomes 

Lixin Song, RN, PhD

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing Adult and Geriatric Health Division

Development of A Couple-focused eHealth Intervention for Prostate Cancer-Related Symptom Management

Carmina G. Valle, PhD, MPH

Postdoctoral Trainee, Health Behavior, Cancer Health Disparities Training Program

The Use of Smart Scales for Weight Gain Prevention in African American Breast Cancer Survivors

Population Sciences Cancer Research Awards


Title/Requested Budget

David Chism, MD, MSc

Hematology/Oncology Fellow, Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncolgy

Bladder cancer in African-Americans, defining intrinsic biology and outcome

Satish Gopal, MD, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine / Divisions of Hematology-Oncology & Infectious Diseases


A pilot clinical trial of R-CHOP in Malawi 

Yueh Lee, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor Department of Radiology

Evaluation of the Lung nodule Sensitivity of Stationary Chest Tomosynthesis versus Chest Radiographs in Patients

Hyman B. Muss, MD

Professor of Medicine, LCCC Director of Geriatric Oncology Program


Feasibility of an evidence-based walking program in a sample of men age > 65 undergoing treatment for prostate cancer 

Noam VanderWalde, MD

Chief Resident, PGY-IV

(FARAT GYN): Functional Assessment and Radiation Adherence/Toxicity in Older and Younger Patients with Cervical and Endometrial Cancer