American Association for Cancer Research

AACR-Aflac Inc. Career Development Award for Pediatric Cancer Research

The AACR-Aflac Incorporated Career Development Award for Pediatric Cancer Research is open to junior faculty in their first full-time faculty appointment. Proposed research projects may be in any discipline of basic, clinical, translational or epidemiological research with direct applicability and relevance to pediatric cancer.

2013 Grantee
Yiping He, Ph.D.
Duke University Medical Center
"Role of the MLL2-REST Link in Medulloblastoma Pathogenesis"

                       2013 Aflac Awardee 

Dr. Yiping He accepts the AACR-Aflac Inc. Career Development Award presented by AACR Trustees Dr. Y.W. Kan (left) and John Oxendine (right), and Aflac's Manager of Cause and Marketing Philanthropy, Buffy Swinehart (far right), at the Annual Meeting 2013 in Washington, D.C.

View the AACR Grant Recipients page to learn about past grantees.

Guidelines and application instructions for current junior faculty research grants are accessible through the AACR Current Funding Opportunities page.

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