Cornelis J.M. Melief, MD, PhD
AACR-CRI Lloyd J. Old Award in Cancer Immunology

Cornelis J.M. Melief, MD, PhD

Chief Scientific Officer, ISA Pharmaceuticals
Professor Emeritus
Leiden University Medical Center
Leiden, Netherlands

For deciphering mechanisms of immune recognition of cancer antigens and activation of antitumor responses, and for the development and optimization of innovative combination immunotherapies.

Dr. Melief delivered his award lecture titled “Adventures in Immunology of Cancer,” Tuesday, April 2, 2019 during the AACR Annual Meeting 2019 at the Georgia World Congress Center.

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