Meet the 2014 Class
The Pew-Stewart Scholars Program for Cancer Research is a national initiative designed to support promising early career scientists whose research will accelerate discovery and advance progress to a cure for cancer. The program—funded by The Alexander and Margaret Stewart Trust and administered by Pew—will support five investigators each year. The Stewart Trust has invested in innovative, cutting edge cancer research and scientists for over 15 years. Through this partnership, The Pew-Stewart Scholars for Cancer Research have tremendous potential to solve some of cancer’s weightiest challenges.
For more information about the 2014 class visit the scholars directory.
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Pew-Stewart scholar Shawn Douglas, Ph.D., an assistant professor of cellular and molecular pharmacology at the University of California, San Francisco, is using nanotechnology to create a safer, more effective delivery system for cancer drugs. Read More
Agnel Sfeir, a 2014 Pew-Stewart Scholar for Cancer Research and assistant professor at New York University’s Langone School of Medicine, has elucidated the role of an enzyme elevated in breast and ovarian cancer tumors that could lead to novel, targeted therapies. Read More