Support from 1999 CDA Launches Dr. Kornelia Polyak’s Quest to Advance Understanding of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast
Jan 03, 2014
When Kornelia Polyak, MD, PhD , of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, was a high school student, she wanted to be a researcher, a clinical investigator touching the lives of possibly hundreds of thousands of patients through the development of new and improved cancer treatments.
Oct 29, 2013
Jenny Ruiz completed a pediatric oncology rotation and helped to conduct a collaborative research project with the support of the Conquer Cancer Foundation.
Jun 26, 2013
From inexperienced fellows in training to new junior faculty members and world-renowned senior investigators, competing for grants occurs at all stages of academic research and is an essential component of everyday life for clinical and basic science investigators.
May 21, 2010
The Young Investigator Awards and Career Development Awards offered as part of the Conquer Cancer Foundation Grants Program are awarded to fellows and junior faculty at a time when an academic career is most fragile.