Congratulations to Philip Spanheimer, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Surgical Oncology. Dr. Spanheimer has been selected for the 2020-2021 SUS Junior Faculty Award, sponsored by the SUS Foundation, for his research project titled “TFAP2C Regulates Estrogen Responsive Transcriptomic States in Luminal Breast Cancer!

The Society of University Surgeons (SUS) was founded in 1938 and their mission is to support and advance leaders in academic surgery. On their website, they explain that “The Society of University Surgeons (SUS) Foundation is dedicated to saving surgical education in America, and to ensure today‚Äôs most promising young surgeons can pursue an academic career in medicine to benefit the patients of tomorrow and today.”