Joel E. Tepper, MD, the Hector MacLean Distinguished Professor of Cancer Research in the Department of Radiation Oncology wasbe one of twenty recipients of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2011 Statesman Award.
The award, presented at ASCO’s Annual Meeting in early June in Chicago, IL, recognizes the extraordinary dedication of ASCO members for their voluntary efforts that benefit the Society, the specialty of oncology, and the patients served by the profession. Each year the award is given tovolunteers who have given 20 or more cumulative years of service to the Society.
Dr. Tepper shares the award with another outstanding Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center member, Richard M. Goldberg, MD, Distinguished Professor and Chief of the UNC Division of Hematology/Oncology, and Physician-in-Chief of the NC Cancer Hospital.
Paper accept in Head & Neck
Each year Castle-Connolly names "Top Docs" in their respective fields. Recently, it published its list of top oncology doctors. Congratulations to UNC Radiation Oncology's Drs. Jan Halle, Julian Rosenman, Lawrence Marks and Joel Tepper.
Tepper and DeSimone awarded 5-year, $13.6 million NCI Grant.
In recognition of substantial scientific contributions.
Does sugar feed cancer? How about acidic foods? Does soy impact breast cancer? Should I alter my diet?
Misty Lehman-Davis has become board-certified in Medical Dosimetry. Congratulations, Misty!
Comparative study will focus on minority, underserved populations.
Chaney Invented and Developed many of our current modern treatment planning systems
Established in 2007 by the Battle Foundation of Rocky Mount, NC to recognize exceptional cancer research at the UNC School of Medicine.
Prestigious $2M Grand Opportunity grant for a novel micro-RT brain tumor irradiator.
She "follows the money" to make sure patients are billed correctly and that our department is kept compliant.
This novel device has the potential to accelerate cancer cell biology research worldwide.
Department IT specialist Liyun Yu won a University-wide award for his IT skills.
Are cancer cells are more sensitive to microbeam radiation than normal cells?
Tim was selected from a long list of nominees.
Developing the future of dosimetry education.