Tag: honors and awards
Bryce Reeve, PhD, a UNC Lineberger member and associate professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management, is the 2015 recipient of the John Ware and Alvin Tarlov Career Achievement Prize, a major international award in Patient-Reported Outcomes Measures. Dr. Reeve was recognized for his “seminal contributions to the field of PROMs” and his “tireless training of the next generation of researchers” in that area of study.
Emily Guerard, MD, a fellow in the UNC School of Medicine Division of Hematology/Oncology, and Stephanie Wheeler, PhD, MPH, a UNC Lineberger member and an assistant professor of health policy and management in the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, have been honored with 2015 Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Merit Awards.
On Saturday, May 9, the General Alumni Association at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill honored Dr. H. Shelton “Shelley” Earp III, director of UNC Cancer Care and former director of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, for his outstanding service to the University and to the association.
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and the American Association for Cancer Research announced April 16 that UNC Lineberger’s Channing Der, PhD, and two co-principal investigators were chosen to receive a $1 million grant for pancreatic cancer research. Earlier this year, Der was also announced as the recipient of a grant from The Lustgarten Foundation, the nation’s largest private funder of pancreatic cancer research.