Academic Convocation Recognizes Graduates and Award Winners Memorial Sloan Kettering’s 30th annual Academic Convocation honored students receiving PhD degrees for work conducted in Memorial Sloan Kettering’s laboratories; younger Memorial Sloan Kettering physicians, scientists, and postdoctoral research fellows; and established clinicians and investigators from the Center and beyond.
An Interview with Michael Overholtzer Michael Overholtzer is a recent recruit to Sloan Kettering Institute’s Cell Biology Program, he pairs this curiosity with a dedication to finding new ways to control disease.
News from ASCO More than 100 Memorial Sloan Kettering investigators shared their latest findings with oncologists from around the world at the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, which was held in Orlando May 29 through June 2.
Eight Memorial Sloan Kettering Investigators Awarded ASCO Grants Each year, during ASCO’s annual meeting, the ASCO Foundation recognizes oncologists who are in different stages of their careers for major achievements or proven commitment to clinical research. This year, eight Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center investigators were honored with ASCO grants.
Dinshaw Patel Elected to the National Academy of Sciences Dinshaw J. Patel, a Member in Sloan Kettering Institute’s Structural Biology Program and incumbent of the Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Chair in Experimental Therapeutics, was elected to the National Academy of Sciences at its 146th annual meeting in April.
Richard O'Reilly Receives Compleat Physician Award Richard J. O’Reilly, Chair of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Department of Pediatrics and Chief of the Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Service, received the John P. McGovern Compleat Physician Award from the Harris County (Texas) Medical Society and the Houston Academy of Medicine.