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12th AACR Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved

Financial Support for Attendance 

Forty-four presenters of meritorious abstracts have been selected by the Conference Cochairs to receive awards to attend this conference. All graduate and medical students, postdoctoral fellows, and physicians-in-training who are AACR Associate Members and applied were eligible for consideration. The names of the Scholar-in-Training awardees, their affiliations, and the poster or proffered presentation numbers are provided below.

AACR Scholar-in-Training Awards – Supported by NCI-CRCHD

Md Shakir Ahmed, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama, B062
Prachi Bajpai, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, C044
Susanna Basappa, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, C099
Rania Bassiouni, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, B088
Robert-Marlo Bautista, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, A126
Alem Belachew, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, B097
Halei Benefield, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, C045
Yaelin Caba Silverio, Icahn School of Medicine, New York, New York, A101
Leslie Carnahan, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, D032
Kelsey Corrigan, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, A043
Burcu Darst, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, A068
Rohit Gosain, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, New York, A054
Wayne Lawrence, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York, A106
Marquita Lewis-Thames, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, A014, A015
Nicole Lorona, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, B106
Maret Maliniak, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, C074
Rachel Martini, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, B107
Joakin Mori, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama, B072
Michelle Naidoo, Graduate Center of the City University of New York, New York, New York, B090
Mary Nittala, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, B126, C016
Chelsea Obrochta, San Diego State University, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, D077
Carol Ochoa, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, A129
Gargi Pal, Hunter College, The City University of New York, New York, New York, B074
Margaret Pichardo, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, C076
Ricardo Ramirez, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, A003
Daniela Ramirez Aguilar, Fay Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, C034
Andrea Riner, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, B109
Anas Saad, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Clevelend, Ohio, B110
Yazmin San Miguel, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, B128
María Carolina Sanabria-Salas, Instituto Nacional de Cancerología, Bogotá, Colombia, B058
Janeth Sanchez, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, A058
Jason Semprini, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, B059
Shaila Strayhorn, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, D024, D025
Zoe Underill, Universidad Central del Caribe, Bayamon, Puerto Rico, B113
Ana I Velazquez, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, C043, D134
Carol Wang, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, A060
Jason White, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama, B079
Randi Williams, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., B054
Serena Xiong, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota, B048
Melody Xu, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, A133
Annie Yang, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, C018
Corey Young, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, A110
Valentina Zavala, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, B080
Lin Zhu, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, C079, C080