ASIP 2020 Meritorious Awards

The 2020 ASIP Meritorious Awards will be presented at the 2020 Annual Meeting during Experimental Biology
Apr. 4—7, 2020 in San Diego CA

ASIP Gold-Headed Cane Award

Marilyn Farquhar, PhD

Distinguished Professor of
Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Professor of Pathology
University of California San Diego
San Diego, CA

2020 ASIP Rous-Whipple Award

Arul Chinnaiyan, MD, PhD

S.P. Hicks Endowed Professor of Pathology
Director, Michigan Center for Translational Pathology
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
American Cancer Society Research Professor
Department of Pathology
University ofc Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI

Lecture Presentation: Sunday, April 5, 2020 • 5:00 PM
“Exploring Precision Oncology: From Gene Fusions to Genomic Instability”

2020 ASIP Outstanding Investigator Award

Celina G. Kleer, MD

Harold Oberman Collegiate Professor of Pathology
Director, Breast Pathology Program
Department of Pathology
University of Michigan
Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI

Lecture Presentation: Sunday, April 5, 2020 • 10:00 AM
Understanding Breast Cancer: My Journey as a Physician-Scientist

2020 ASIP Robbins Distinguished Educator Award

Charleen T. Chu, MD, PhD

Professor of Pathology
A. Julio Martinez
Chair in Neuropathology
Department of Pathology
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 

2020 ASIP Cotran Early Career Investigator Award

Qing Zhang, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of North Carolina
School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC

Lecture Presentation:
“Studying Oxygen Sensing Pathway in Cancers”

2020 ASIP Young Scientist Leadership Award

Traci L. Parry, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Kinesiology
University of North Carolina at Greensboro Greensboro, NC

Lecture Presentation:
“Exercise Oncology: Harnessing the Therapeutic Benefits of Exercise”