Recent CCR Awards

2016 Ramon Guiteras Award
American Urological Association

For identification of genes associated with different types of kidney cancer and developing new strategies for their management

W. Marston Linehan, M.D.
Chief, Urologic Oncology Branch


2016 Failla Award
Radiation Research Society

For contributions to radiation research

Norman Coleman, M.D.
Adjunct Investigator, Radiation
Oncology Branch


Distinguished Research Award in Retrovirology
Ohio State Center for Retrovirus Research

For significant research contributions to retrovirus biology

Genoveffa Franchini, M.D.
Senior Investigator, Vaccine Branch


Arthur Purdy Stout Annual Award
Arthur Purdy Stout Society of Surgical Pathologists

For outstanding achievements and tremendous contributions to pathology

Elaine Jaffe, M.D.
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Pathology


2016 Special Achievement Award
University of Miami/Miami Winter Symposium

For his work in cancer research

Giorgio Trinchieri, M.D.
Director, Cancer and Inflammation Program


2015 Society for Endocrinology Transatlantic Medal
British Society for Endocrinology

For major contributions to the discipline of endocrinology

Gordon Hager, Ph.D.
Chief, Laboratory of Receptor Biology and Gene Expression


Silver Medal Award-Biology/Medicine
International EPR Society

For significant contributions to EPR (ESR) spectroscopy

Murali Krishna Cherukuri, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Radiation Biology Branch

2015 Betty Hay Award
Tumor Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition International Association

For her work in the field of epithelial-mesenchymal transition

Claudia Palena, Ph.D.
Investigator, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology


Young Fluorescence Investigator Award
HORIBA Scientific

For novel and exciting applications of fluorescence in biology and biophysics

Kandice Tanner, Ph.D.
Investigator, Laboratory of Cell Biology


2016 Excellence in Federal Technology Transfer National Award
Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer

For the technology “Development of First Immunotherapy to Treat Chordoma, Rare Bone Cancer”

James Gulley, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Genitourinary Malignancies Branch

Christopher Heery, M.D.
Associate Research Physician, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology

Claudia Palena, Ph.D.
Investigator, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology

Jeffrey Schlom, Ph.D.
Chief, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology


Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Michael Lichten, Ph.D.
Deputy Chief, Laboratory of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Elected to the Association of American Physicians

Robert Yarchoan, M.D.
Chief, HIV and AIDS Malignancy Branch