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AACR-Minorities in Cancer Research Jane Cooke Wright Lectureship: Past Recipients

This lectureship recognizes an outstanding scientist who has made meritorious contributions to the field of cancer research and who has, through leadership or by example, furthered the advancement of minority investigators in cancer research.

Past recipients include:

  • 2020: Lisa A. Newman

Prior to 2020, this award was known as the AACR-Minorities in Cancer Research Jane Cooke Wright Memorial Lectureship.

  • 2019: John M. Carethers
  • 2018: John D. Carpten
  • 2017: Carol L. Brown
  • 2016: Worta McCaskill-Stevens
  • 2015: Lucile L. Adams-Campbell
  • 2014: Levi A. Garraway*
  • 2013: Gabriel N. Hortobagyi
  • 2012: Pelayo Correa
  • 2011: Guillermina Lozano
  • 2010: Amelie G. Ramirez
  • 2009: Otis W. Brawley
  • 2008: Arthur Gutierrez-Hartmann
  • 2007: Harold P. Freeman
  • 2006: Olufunmilayo I. Olopade*

*Fellow of the AACR Academy