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2018 National Cancer Institute (NCI) Awards

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The Alan S. Rabson Award for Clinical Care

Individual Awards

For scientific and medical excellence and the outstanding, compassionate care for patients and those who love them.

  • Lori S. Wiener, NCI

Ruth L. Kirschstein Mentoring Award

Individual Awards

For exemplary performance while demonstrating significant leadership, skill, and ability in serving as a mentor.

  • Howard A. Young, NCI


Group Awards

CCR Advanced Technology Solutions Team

For developing the NIH Collaborative Research Exchange, an empowering, comprehensive platform connecting NIH investigators with cutting-edge resources from a global network of research partners.

  • Ramalakshmi Darbha, NCI
  • David Goldstein, NCI
  • Mariam Q. Malik, NCI

Individual Awards

For publishing a landmark study demonstrating the ability of circulating tumor DNA to monitor diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.

  • Mark Roschewski, NCI

For innovative translational research validating Ibrutinib as the first precision medicine agent in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.

  • Mark Roschewski, NCI


Group Awards

Cabosun Trial Group

For contributions to developing a novel therapy for the treatment of patients with advanced renal cell cancer through design and initiation of the CABOSUN trial.

  • Boris Freidlin, NCI
  • Ravie Kem, NCI
  • Bhupinder Mann, NCI
  • Rocio Paul, NCI
  • Pamela West, NCI
  • John J. Wright, NCI

Individual Awards

In recognition of outstanding achievements in HPV cancer research and leadership in the Costa Rica HPV Vaccine Trial.

  • Aimee Kreimer, NCI

Recognition Across NIH

The following individuals are recognized as part of a group hosted by another IC.


  • Gary Ellison, NCI
  • Damali Martin, NCI
  • Sudha Sivaram, NCI


  • David A. Chambers, NCI


  • Damali Martin, NCI


  • Janet Eary, NCI
  • Lori A. Henderson, NCI
  • Paula Jacobs, NCI
  • Lalitha Shankar, NCI


  • Ann M. O'Mara, NCI
  • Julia Rowland, NCI


  • Matthew Bigelow, NCI
  • Andrea B. Collins, NCI
  • Tanja Davidsen, NCI
  • Sean Davis, NCI
  • Ian Fore, NCI
  • Eric A. Hale, NCI
  • Claire L. Harris, NCI
  • Ronald Livingston, NCI
  • Suzanne A. Milliard, NCI
  • Kenneth R. Nock, NCI
  • Sondra M. Sheriff, NCI
  • Donna G. Siegle, NCI
  • Joy E. Wiszneauckas, NCI