MD Anderson Cancer Center - UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Cancer Answers 2018 Awards Luncheon

Honoring recipients receiving scholarships from The Andrew Sowell / Wade Huggins Scholarship Fund

presented by

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

together with Deans

Michelle C. Barton, PhD and Michael R. Blackburn, PhD

and founders

Joann Sowell and Marcia Huggins Jahncke

Thursday | May 10, 2018

Guests enjoyed a unique lunch-and-learn in the main MD Anderson UTHealth Graduate School classroom, followed by individual lab tours!


Current Recipients:

2017-2018 Andrew Sowell-Wade Huggins Professors and Fellow:

Sharon Dent, PhD and Aimee Faria

2017-2018 Andrew Sowell-Wade Huggins Scholars in Cancer Research:

Lisa Becker

Carlos Cardenas

Ashvin Jaiswal

Alex Perakis

2017-2018 Cancer Answers/Sylvan Rodriguez Scholar:

Marimar del la Cruz Bonilla

2017-2018 Sylvan Rodriguez Foundation Scholars honoring George M. Stancel, PhD:

Carolina Garcia-Garcia (Advisor: Cullen Taniguchi, MD, PhD)  - Cancer Biology Program

Sarah Glazer (Advisor: David Piwnica-Worms, MD, PhD)  - Cancer Biology Program