Dr. Alex Kentsis is a pediatric oncologist and scientist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, a father of two and the newest Robert J. Arceci Innovation Award winner. Unlike traditional grants which come with restrictions and are specific and constrained in their scope, this three-year, $250,000 grant allows researchers the freedom and flexibility to follow their passion for kids’ cancer research, their curiosity and the science, wherever it leads.
ASPHO is pleased to honor Stephen P. Hunger, MD, with the 2018 George R. Buchanan Lectureship Award. Dr. Hunger is a clinician scientist who pioneered translational discoveries in pediatric hematology/oncology, specifically in the field of pediatric leukemia.
We are pleased to announce the new Executive and Board of Director members who will be joining our leadership team at the upcoming SIOP 2018 Annual Meeting in Kyoto.