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Remembering Elihu “Eli” Estey, Thomas Waldmann, and more

Remembering Elihu (Eli) Estey (1946 - 2021) Renowned hematologist Elihu (Eli) Estey, MD, died suddenly on October 11, 2021, at the age of 75.After completing...
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NCI Grants $1.8M for Cancer Genome Atlas Research, Sarah Cannon Names Navneet Majhail Physician-in-Chief...

Sarah Cannon Appoints Navneet Majhail as Deputy Physician-in-Chief of Blood Cancers Sarah Cannon Research Institute has named Navneet Majhail, MD, deputy physician-in-chief of blood cancers...
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Remembering Alvin Zipursky, Paul Frenette, and more

Remembering Alvin Zipursky (1930 – 2021) Alvin Zipursky, MD, a leader in the field of pediatric hematology, died on August 10.Dr. Zipursky was professor emeritus...
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ASH Remembers Joel S. Bennett, Cancer Researchers Win Damon Runyon Physician-Scientist Training Awards, and...

Remembering Joel S. Bennett (1942 – 2021) Joel S. Bennett, MD, died of pancreatic cancer on June 21, 2021, at the age of 78.Aside from...
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SAACR Awards Indian Americans for Cancer Research Discoveries, GBT Awards $450k to SCD Care...

Catherine Bollard Recognized for Mentorship and Cell-Based Therapy Research Catherine Bollard, MD, MBChB, director of the Center for Cancer and Immunology Research at Children’s National...
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Remembering Thomas Brock, Xavier Becerra Confirmed as U.S. Health Secretary, and more

Remembering Thomas Brock (1926 - 2021) Thomas Brock, PhD, died on April 4, 2021 at the age of 94. Dr. Brock’s discovery of a species...
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Senate Confirms Surgeon General and Assistant Secretary for Health, HVO Presents Golden Apple Awards,...

Brian Bolwell Named Chair of Physician Leadership and Development at Cleveland Clinic The Cleveland Clinic has appointed Brian Bolwell, MD, FACP, as chair of physician...
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Remembering Emil Freireich, Millie Hughes-Fulford, and more

Remembering Emil Freireich (1927 – 2021) Renowned hematologist and researcher Emil Freireich, MD, died on February 1, 2021, at the age of 93.Dr. Freireich had...
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Remembering Art Nienhuis, Thomas Edgington, and more

Remembering Art Nienhuis (1941 – 2021) Gene therapy pioneer Art Nienhuis, MD, passed away on February 3, 2021, at the age of 79.Dr. Nienhuis was...
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Remembering James Cook, Oncology Researchers Receive 2020 NIH Director’s New Innovator Awards, and more

Remembering James Cook (1936 – 2020) James D. Cook, MD, an esteemed teacher and mentor, passed away in November 2020. His research focused on iron...
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