Nicholas Tschernia, MD, and Tim Voorhees, MD

Two faculty physicians from the division of oncology are in the newest class of American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) grant recipients.

Nicholas Tschernia, MD, has received the 2020 AACR-AstraZeneca Clinical Immuno-oncology Research Training Fellowship.

Timothy J. Voorhees, MD, has received the 2020 AACR-AstraZeneca Lymphoma Research Fellowship for “Pilot study of anti-PD-1 therapy following CD30 directed CAR-T cell therapy.”

AACR grants support researchers domestically and abroad at every stage of their careers, representing a global commitment to cancer prevention, early detection, interception, and cure. Since 1993, the AACR has allocated more than $460 million and awarded over 800 grants to support thousands of scientists devoted to advancing the understanding, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. Learn more here.