Andrew T. Chan, MD, MPH
AACR-Waun Ki Hong Award for Outstanding Achievement in Translational and Clinical Cancer Research

Andrew T. Chan, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Chief, Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

For elucidating the molecular mechanisms of COX-2 overexpression and aspirin in both the prevention and treatment of colorectal cancer and for establishing current clinical guidelines for precision chemoprevention in colorectal cancer.

Dr. Chan presented his award lecture titled “Aspirin and Precision Prevention of Cancer: Who, When, and How?,” Monday, April 1, 2019, during the AACR Annual Meeting 2019 at the Georgia World Congress Center.

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