Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation
Division of Hematology, Oncology
Adult Blood and Marrow
Frank Cichocki, PhD was selected as a 2015 Scholar in the Amy Strelzer Manasevit Research Program by the Be The Match Foundation. As a 2015 Scholar, Dr. Cichocki will receive a $240,000 grant, distributed over three years, to continue his research on the role of natural killer cells in controlling viral infections and preventing relapse after hematopoietic cell transplantation. The Amy Strelzer Manasevit Research Program develops the next generation of physicians and scientists by supporting the discovery of new ways to treat and prevent post-transplant complications. Posted March 2015.
Emil Lou, MD, PhD received an Early Career Development Award from the Central Society for Clinical and Translational Research, one of the oldest and largest academic medical societies in the Midwest. The award entitles Dr. Lou to a $10,000 grant to be used to supplement any combination of salary and/or lab support. Posted March 2015.
Daniel Weisdorf, MD received the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT). The award, presented at the ASBMT annual meeting, recognizes Dr. Weisdorf for the continuing contributions he has made throughout his career to the field of blood and marrow transplantation. See photos. Posted March 2015.