ACS-IRG Pilot Projects Awarded for 2010

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Left to Right: Hushan Yang, Larry Slagle, Samantha Sabin-Rex, Amy Leader, Daneen Baird, Nancy Hodgson, and Marja Nevalainen

Left to Right: Hushan Yang, Larry Slagle, Samantha Sabin-Rex, Amy Leader, Daneen Baird, Nancy Hodgson, and Marja Nevalainen

The Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson hosted the 3rd Annual ACS-IRG Luncheon on June 16, 2010. The 2010 Pilot Project recipients are Nancy Hodgson, RN, PhD of the Jefferson Center for Applied Research in Aging and Health, Amy Leader, DrPh, MPh and Hushan Yang, PhD, both of the department of Medical Oncology. They briefly explained their research projects to representatives of the Pennsylvania Division of the American Cancer Society. Representing the local ACS were Daneen Baird, Samantha Sabin-Rex, and Larry Slagle who explained the ACS mission and offered ways in which the Pilot Project recipients would be able to assist them in that mission.