American Association for Cancer Research

AACR-Women in Cancer Research Charlotte Friend Memorial Lectureship Recipients

The WICR Friend Lectureship is presented to an outstanding scientist who has made meritorious contributions to the field of cancer research and who has, through leadership or by example, furthered the advancement of women in science.

  • 2013 Guillermina Lozano
  • 2012 Lisa M. Coussens
  • 2011 Carol L. Prives
  • 2010 Elaine V. Fuchs
  • 2009 Jessica K. Tyler
  • 2008 Nancy E. Davidson 
  • 2007 Janet S. Butel  
  • 2006 Nancy Hopkins
  • 2005 Joan S. Brugge
  • 2004 Titia de Lange
  • 2003 Janet D. Rowley
  • 2002 Ellen S. Vitetta
  • 2001 Zena Werb
  • 2000 Leona D. Samson
  • 1999 Lorraine L. Gudas
  • 1998 Frances Visco
Prior to 1998, the lectureship was known as the WICR Keynote Lecture.

  • 1997 Mary-Claire King
  • 1996 Cora B. Marrett
  • 1995 Gertrude B. Elion
  • 1994 Mary Ellen Jones
  • 1993 Florence Haseltine