The following is a list of the 1998 fellows, their mentors, and the titles of their proposals. An abstract of each fellow's project is available by clicking on their name.
Hearst Fellow: Casey Crump, M.D.
Mentors: Dr. Noel Weiss (PHS), Dr. Fred Appelbaum (Clinical) and Dr. Chu Chen (PHS)
Proposal Title: "The Glutathione S-transferase Theta 1 Gene Deletion And Risk Of Acute Myelocytic Leukemia"
Immunex Fellow: Ellen Goode
Mentors: Dr. Janet Stanford (PHS) and Dr. Elaine Ostrander (Clinical)
Proposal Title: "Genetic Epidemiology Of Prostate Cancer"
Hearst Fellow: Chris Meiering
Mentors: Dr. Maxine Linial (Basic) and Dr. Phil Greenberg (Clinical)
Proposal Title: "Persistent Foamy Virus Infection"
Hearst Fellow: Yeu-Perng Nieh, Ph.D.
Mentors: Dr. Kam Zhang (Basic) and Dr. Lueping Zhao (PHS)
Proposal Title: "Statistical Methods For Protein Structure Prediction"
Kilworth Fellow: David Winkler, Ph.D.
Mentors: Dr. Jonathan Cooper (Basic) and Dr. Chris Kemp (PHS)
Proposal Title: "The Role of Ras Activated Signal Transduction In Environmental And Genetic Carcinogenesis"