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2024 Corecipients

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Sarah K. Tasian, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine;
Chief of Hematologic Malignancies Program, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Division of Oncology and Center for Childhood Cancer Research

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Andrei Thomas-Tikhonenko, PhD
Professor and Division Chief, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Read the article:

Modulation of CD22 Protein Expression in Childhood Leukemia by Pervasive Splicing Aberrations: Implications for CD22-Directed Immunotherapies
Blood Cancer Discovery March 2022.

Blood Cancer Discovery Award for Outstanding Journal Article

The Blood Cancer Discovery Award for Outstanding Journal Article is awarded to the corresponding author of a peer-reviewed, original Research Article or Brief published within the previous two years that has made significant and timely contributions to one or more of the areas represented by the Journal.

Award Criteria:

The Editors-in-Chief for the Journal will select the Award recipient each year, in consideration of the following criteria:

  • Editors will prioritize those articles that have the potential to shift paradigms in fundamental research or clinical practice.
  • Editors will prioritize articles that are representative of the Journal in terms of originality, scientific or clinical merit, rigor, impact and significance.

The Award:

The Award recipient will be invited to the Journals Reception and the President’s Reception that take place during the AACR Annual Meeting. A cash prize of $1,500 and a certificate will be given to the awardee.

Past Recipients

2023: Marcela V. Maus and Stefanie R. Bailey


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