Oak Lawn Community HS
9400 Southwest Hwy.
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
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Credits at the time of the induction:
- Received a Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics from the University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, 1988.
- Filmed for Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation PBS Documentary Film "For Women's Lives-Dialogues on Breast Cancer."
- Avon Foundation Award for New Faculty in Breast Cancer Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado.
- Award for Best New Research, 25th Congress of the International Association of Breast Cancer Research, Montreal, Canada, sponsored by Hoffman-La Roche.
- Progressive Research Recognition; one of seven Department of Defense Breast Cancer Researchers highlighted in the 2007 Congressional Summary.
- Recognized by the American Association of Cancer Researchers as an international expert in the field of pregnancy-associated breast cancer.
- External Advisor for Research Funding Agencies including the National Cancer Institute, Department of Defense, and American Cancer Society.
- Recipient of over five million in grants to study young women's breast cancer.
Class of 1974
Induction Date: October 26, 2009