It is with pleasure the Woman’s Cancer Association of the University of Miami is able to provide eight grants and awards this year. The Grants for 2016-2017 total $264,759.60 was donated to Sylvester Comprehensive Care Center and UM Miller School of Medicine.
Jack Lumbardo Grant — $23,000
Asha B. Pillai, M.D. for Pediatric Immunotherapy of High-Risk Cancers.
Archie and Bill Clott Grant — $100,000
Vikas Dudeja, M.D. for Pancreatic Cancer.
Lifetime Achievement Award —$100,000
Paolo Serafini, Ph.D. and Donald T. Weed, M.D., FACS – Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma.
Powell Endowment — $32,760
Ricardo J. Komotar, M.D., FAANS, FAC for Brain Cancer Research.
D’Arcy LeMire Grant — $10,000
G. Patricia P. Cantwell, M.D. for Pediatric Palliative Care.
Grants Total — $265,760
Read about the WCA grants on the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine website.