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Hippocratic Scholar Award Recipients Announced

The Lurie Cancer Center is pleased to announce the first recipients of the Hippocratic Scholar Awards.

Funded by the generous support of the Hippocratic Cancer Research Foundation, the Hippocratic Scholar Awards are designed to support highly innovative, cutting-edge basic science or translational research projects that will advance the efforts of Lurie Cancer Center members to eliminate cancer.

The inaugural Hippocratic Scholars are:

John Crispino, PhD

"Identifying Chromosome 21 Genes That Protect People with Down syndrome from Solid Tumors: Implications for Cancer Prevention.”

Arthur Prindle, PhD
Derek Wainwright, PhD

“Maximizing the Efficacy of Cancer Immunotherapy with an Engineered Microbiome.”