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April 20, 2019

Cancer Biology Trainees participating in the Rogel Cancer Center's One Day Closer Event to showcase how researchers and clinicians at the Rogel Cancer Center are getting us one day closer to a cure for cancer. 
September 27, 2018

The Doctoral Program in Cancer Biology is pleased to announce the recipients of this year's 2018 Cancer Biology Retreat Awards. 


The 1st Place Oral Presenter is Jennifer Jimenez (Lawlor Lab).


This year's Poster Presentation Winners are:

1st Place: Mehwish Khaliq (Fallahi-Sichani Lab)

2nd Place: Daysha Ferrer-Torres (Spence Lab)

3rd Place: Samuel Kerk (Lyssiotis/Shah Lab) & April Solon (Ohi Lab)


The Dinner Trivia Champions are: 

Dipika Mohan, Morgan Penny, Barbara Nelson, Ben Chandler, Daysha Ferrer-Torres, April Apfelbaum, Beth Lawlor, Donald Little, Samuel Kerk, & Howard Crawford!


Thank you to all of you who participated in these competitions and congratulations to the recipients! 

September 22, 2018

Cancer Biology Trainees April Apfelbaum and Jennifer Jimenez enjoying the Rogel Cancer Center Tailgate!


September 19, 2018

The Doctoral Program in Cancer Biology welcomes Dr. Peter Scacheri, PhD, with a lunch at Angelo's with trainees: April Solon, April Apfelbaum, Morgan Penny, Stephen Carney, Dr. Mehwish Khaliq, & Dipika Mohan.
September 13, 2018

The NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition (F99/K00) Award supports outstanding Ph.D. and other Research Doctoral candidates complete their dissertation research training (F99 phase) and transition in a timely manner to mentored, cancer-focused postdoctoral career development research positions (K00 phase).

Congratulations, Ally Hawkins

June 29, 2018

Seven faculty members who contribute enormously to the research environment at U-M have been honored with the 2018 Distinguished Clinical and Translational Research Mentor Award.

Out of a competitive field of remarkable and generous research leaders, the Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research (MICHR) has selected individuals who meet the highest standard for clinical and translational research mentorship. The pool of nominees represented a diverse group of U-M schools, including Dentistry, Engineering, Institute for Social Research, Literature, Science & the Arts, Medicine, Nursing, and Public Health.

June 14, 2018

AWARD WINNERS: Trainee Research Symposium
The Rogel Cancer Center congratulates our award winners from the Annual Trainee Research Symposium June 14, 2018:

May 29, 2018

We would like to welcome our 2018 CaRSIP cohort to Michigan! 

They will be interning here for the next 10 weeks so please make them feel at home in our Cancer Biology family!

March 28, 2018

The Doctoral Program in Cancer Biology welcomes Dr. Brent Stockwell, PhD, with a lunch at Angelo's with trainees: April Apfelbaum, Veerin Sirihorachai, April Solon, Ben Chandler, Christopher Halbrook, and Jenny Choi.