The AACR Academy serves to recognize and honor distinguished scientists whose major contributions have propelled significant innovation and progress against cancer. These fellows have been selected through a rigorous peer review process that evaluates individuals on the basis of their stellar scientific achievements in cancer research or cancer-related biomedical science.
See the list of the inaugural class of fellows.
Michael J. Powell, Ph.D.
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The AACR mourns the loss of John H. Weisburger, Ph.D., honorary AACR member and inaugural fellow of the AACR Academy, who died Feb. 17, 2014, at the age of 92. He was a research professor of pathology in the Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences at New York Medical College, in Valhalla, N.Y.