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Remembering Earl Davie, Clive Kearon, and more

Remembering Earl Davie, PhD (1927 – 2020) Biochemist Earl Warren Davie, PhD, died on June 6, 2020, at the age of 92.Dr. Davie was Professor...
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Marc J. Kahn Named Dean of UNLV School of Medicine, ASH Members Are Finalists...

Marc J. Kahn Named Dean of UNLV School of Medicine Marc J. Kahn, MD, has been appointed the dean of the School of Medicine at...
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CPRIT Awards $19.6 Million to MD Anderson, Sidney Kimmel Establishes Philadelphia T-cell Lymphoma/Leukemia Initiative,...

Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson Establishes Philadelphia T-cell Lymphoma/Leukemia Initiative The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Jefferson Health (SKCC at Jefferson) will use a...
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Remembering Clara Bloomfield, City of Hope Appoints Eileen Smith as Head of Hematology, and...

Remembering Clara Bloomfield, MD (1942 – 2020) Leukemia scientist Clara Bloomfield, MD, died on March 1, 2020 at the age of 77. With more than 50...
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David H. Koch Center Opens at MSKCC, Sidney Kimmel Welcomes Usama Gergis, and more

Patrick White Appointed Chair in Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care Patrick White, MD, director of the Division of Palliative Medicine at Washington University School of...
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Moffitt Officials Resign, HHS Awards $319 Million to National Health Service Corps, and more

Edward P. Evans Foundation Awards $10 Million in Funding for MDS Research Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in...
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Stephen Hahn Confirmed as FDA Commissioner, Beth Shaz Becomes AABB President, and more

Stephen Hahn Confirmed as FDA Commissioner The U.S. Senate voted 72−18 to confirm Stephen Hahn, MD, as the FDA’s new commissioner. President Donald Trump nominated...
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Remembering Esmail Zanjani, Augustine Perrotta, and more

Remembering Esmail D. Zanjani (1938 – 2019) Esmail D. Zanjani, PhD, passed away on October 5, 2019. A pioneer in fetal cell and gene therapy,...
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Nobel Prize Awarded for Discovery of How Cells Sense Oxygen, ASH Members Elected to...

Nobel Prize Awarded for Discovery of How Cells Sense Oxygen The Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine was awarded to scientists William G. Kaelin Jr.,...
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Remembering Thomas P. Stossel, CPRIT Awards $136 Million in 71 New Grants, and more

Remembering Thomas P. Stossel (1941 – 2019) Thomas P. Stossel, MD, former president of the American Society of Hematology (ASH), passed away unexpectedly on September...
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July 2020 Volume 6 Issue 8

This issue discusses palliative care and hematopoietic cell transplant, examines anticoagulation in patients with obesity, and more.