Honors and Awards

Sloan Kettering Institute scientists have been recognized by national and international organizations for their innovative research in science and medicine. Listed below are some of the prestigious honors and awards our scientists have received.

Pictured: Thomas Kelly

Thomas J. Kelly

Benno S. Schmidt Chair of Cancer Research; Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Professor, Weill Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University

pictured: Mark Ptashne

Mark S. Ptashne

Kathryn Adnerson

Kathryn V. Anderson

Chair, Developmental Biology Program, SKI

Pictured: Samuel Danishefsky

Samuel Danishefsky

Emeritus

Pictured: Jerard Hurwitz

Jerard Hurwitz

Emeritus

Pictured: Maria Jasin

Maria Jasin

Pictured: Alexandra Joyner

Alexandra Joyner

Pictured: Dr. Scott Keeney

Scott Keeney

Pictured: Thomas Kelly

Thomas J. Kelly

Benno S. Schmidt Chair of Cancer Research; Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Professor, Weill Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University

Pictured: Christopher Lima

Christopher D. Lima

Chair, Structural Biology Program, SKI

Scott Lowe

Scott W. Lowe

Chair, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program, SKI; Chair, Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center

Ken Marians

Kenneth J. Marians

Pictured: Paul Marks

Paul A. Marks

Emeritus

Joan Massagué, PhD

Joan Massagué

Executive Director, GMTEC; Director, Sloan Kettering Institute; Member, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program

Luis Parada

Luis F. Parada

Director, Brain Tumor Center; Albert C. Foster Chair; American Cancer Society Research Professor

Pictured: Dinshaw Patel

Dinshaw Patel

Pictured: Dr. Nikola Pavletich

Nikola P. Pavletich

pictured: Mark Ptashne

Mark S. Ptashne

Alexander Rudensky, PhD

Alexander Rudensky

Chair, Immunology Program, SKI; Director, Ludwig Center at MSK

Pictured: Dr. Stewart Shuman

Stewart Shuman

Pictured: Craig Thompson

Craig B. Thompson

President and CEO, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Pictured: Bayard Clarkson

Bayard Clarkson

Pictured: Paul Marks

Paul A. Marks

Emeritus

Joan Massagué, PhD

Joan Massagué

Executive Director, GMTEC; Director, Sloan Kettering Institute; Member, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program

Pictured: Craig Thompson

Craig B. Thompson

President and CEO, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Kathryn Adnerson

Kathryn V. Anderson

Chair, Developmental Biology Program, SKI

Pictured: Samuel Danishefsky

Samuel Danishefsky

Emeritus

Pictured: Jerard Hurwitz

Jerard Hurwitz

Emeritus

Pictured: Thomas Kelly

Thomas J. Kelly

Benno S. Schmidt Chair of Cancer Research; Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Professor, Weill Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University

Yueming Li, PhD

Yueming Li

Scott Lowe

Scott W. Lowe

Chair, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program, SKI; Chair, Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center

Ken Marians

Kenneth J. Marians

Pictured: Paul Marks

Paul A. Marks

Emeritus

Pictured: Thomas Kelly

Thomas J. Kelly

Benno S. Schmidt Chair of Cancer Research; Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Professor, Weill Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University

Pictured: Paul Marks

Paul A. Marks

Emeritus

Pictured: Renier J. Brentjens

Renier J. Brentjens

Director, Cellular Therapeutics

Pictured: Bayard Clarkson

Bayard Clarkson

Pictured: Michael Glickman

Michael S. Glickman

Jan Grimm, MD, PhD

Jan Grimm

Pictured: Alan Houghton

Alan Houghton

Pictured: Alex Kentsis

Alex Kentsis

Pictured: Richard Kolesnick

Richard N. Kolesnick

Pictured: Paul Marks

Paul A. Marks

Emeritus

Pictured: Kenneth Offit

Kenneth Offit

Charles M. Rudin, MD, PhD

Charles M. Rudin

Pictured: Michel Sadelain

Michel Sadelain

Director, Center for Cell Engineering

David Scheinberg

David A. Scheinberg

Chair, Molecular Pharmacology Program, SKI; Director, Center for Experimental Therapeutics, MSK

Pictured: Dr. Lorenz Studer

Lorenz Studer

Director, Center for Stem Cell Biology

Pictured: Viviane Tabar

Viviane Tabar

Pictured: Craig Thompson

Craig B. Thompson

President and CEO, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Pictured: Marcel R. M. van den Brink

Marcel R. M. van den Brink

Pictured: Hans-Guido Wendel

Hans-Guido Wendel

Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Pictured: Jedd Wolchok

Jedd D. Wolchok

Lloyd J. Old/Virginia and Daniel K. Ludwig Chair in Clinical Investigation; Chief, Melanoma and Immunotherapeutics Service; Director, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy at MSK

Pictured: Bayard Clarkson

Bayard Clarkson

Pictured: Michael Glickman

Michael S. Glickman

Pictured: Paul Marks

Paul A. Marks

Emeritus

Pictured: Kenneth Offit

Kenneth Offit

Pictured: Neal Rosen

Neal Rosen

David Scheinberg

David A. Scheinberg

Chair, Molecular Pharmacology Program, SKI; Director, Center for Experimental Therapeutics, MSK

Pictured: Craig Thompson

Craig B. Thompson

President and CEO, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Pictured: Marcel R. M. van den Brink

Marcel R. M. van den Brink

Pictured: Jedd Wolchok

Jedd D. Wolchok

Lloyd J. Old/Virginia and Daniel K. Ludwig Chair in Clinical Investigation; Chief, Melanoma and Immunotherapeutics Service; Director, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy at MSK

Alexander Rudensky, PhD

Alexander Rudensky

Chair, Immunology Program, SKI; Director, Ludwig Center at MSK

David Scheinberg

David A. Scheinberg

Chair, Molecular Pharmacology Program, SKI; Director, Center for Experimental Therapeutics, MSK

Pictured: Dr. Scott Keeney

Scott Keeney

Pictured: Christopher Lima

Christopher D. Lima

Chair, Structural Biology Program, SKI

Scott Lowe

Scott W. Lowe

Chair, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program, SKI; Chair, Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center

Pictured: Dr. Nikola Pavletich

Nikola P. Pavletich

Alexander Rudensky, PhD

Alexander Rudensky

Chair, Immunology Program, SKI; Director, Ludwig Center at MSK

Pictured: Jennifer Zallen

Jennifer A. Zallen

Pictured: Michel Sadelain

Michel Sadelain

Director, Center for Cell Engineering

Pictured: Thomas Kelly

Thomas J. Kelly

Benno S. Schmidt Chair of Cancer Research; Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Professor, Weill Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University

Pictured: Dr. Lorenz Studer

Lorenz Studer

Director, Center for Stem Cell Biology

Kathryn Adnerson

Kathryn V. Anderson

Chair, Developmental Biology Program, SKI

Pictured: Maria Jasin

Maria Jasin

Pictured: Alexandra Joyner

Alexandra Joyner

Pictured: Thomas Kelly

Thomas J. Kelly

Benno S. Schmidt Chair of Cancer Research; Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Professor, Weill Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University

Pictured: Steven Larson

Steven M. Larson

Pictured: Paul Marks

Paul A. Marks

Emeritus

Joan Massagué, PhD

Joan Massagué

Executive Director, GMTEC; Director, Sloan Kettering Institute; Member, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program

Pictured: Kenneth Offit

Kenneth Offit

Luis Parada

Luis F. Parada

Director, Brain Tumor Center; Albert C. Foster Chair; American Cancer Society Research Professor

Pictured: Dr. Nikola Pavletich

Nikola P. Pavletich

Alexander Rudensky, PhD

Alexander Rudensky

Chair, Immunology Program, SKI; Director, Ludwig Center at MSK

Pictured: Craig Thompson

Craig B. Thompson

President and CEO, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Kathryn Adnerson

Kathryn V. Anderson

Chair, Developmental Biology Program, SKI

Pictured: Samuel Danishefsky

Samuel Danishefsky

Emeritus

Pictured: Maria Jasin

Maria Jasin

Pictured: Thomas Kelly

Thomas J. Kelly

Benno S. Schmidt Chair of Cancer Research; Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Professor, Weill Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Cornell University

Scott Lowe

Scott W. Lowe

Chair, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program, SKI; Chair, Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center

Pictured: Paul Marks

Paul A. Marks

Emeritus

Joan Massagué, PhD

Joan Massagué

Executive Director, GMTEC; Director, Sloan Kettering Institute; Member, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program

Luis Parada

Luis F. Parada

Director, Brain Tumor Center; Albert C. Foster Chair; American Cancer Society Research Professor

Pictured: Dinshaw Patel

Dinshaw Patel

Pictured: Dr. Nikola Pavletich

Nikola P. Pavletich

pictured: Mark Ptashne

Mark S. Ptashne

Alexander Rudensky, PhD

Alexander Rudensky

Chair, Immunology Program, SKI; Director, Ludwig Center at MSK

Pictured: Craig Thompson

Craig B. Thompson

President and CEO, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Pictured: Paul Marks

Paul A. Marks

Emeritus

Andrea Schietinger

Andrea Schietinger

Assistant Member, Immunology Program, SKI

Pictured: Michel Sadelain

Michel Sadelain

Director, Center for Cell Engineering

Scott Lowe

Scott W. Lowe

Chair, Cancer Biology & Genetics Program, SKI; Chair, Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center

Pictured: Dr. Nikola Pavletich

Nikola P. Pavletich

Pictured: Malcolm Moore

Malcolm A. S. Moore

Emeritus

Alexander Rudensky, PhD

Alexander Rudensky

Chair, Immunology Program, SKI; Director, Ludwig Center at MSK

Pictured: Michel Sadelain

Michel Sadelain

Director, Center for Cell Engineering