Dean, College of Medicine
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina
For global contributions to the early detection, interception, and prevention of colorectal cancer, including, his discovery of the role of prostaglandins and cyclooxygenase in colon cancer tumorigenesis and for spearheading the use of aspirin and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory mediators for cancer prevention.
Dr. DuBois received his award during the AACR Annual Meeting Opening Ceremony, Sunday, March 31, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia.