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Top cancer groups team up to take on health disparities

Four national organizations push for richer data, more inclusive research to better serve the underserved

July 24, 2017 | By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service

Four leading cancer organizations joined forces to decry the country's longstanding health disparities and offer recommendations to ensure our most vulnerable populations also benefit from cancer research. Fred Hutch's Dr. Christopher Li, a co-author, talks about the importance of this effort.

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Good News at Fred Hutch

Celebrating faculty and staff achievements

Dec. 8, 2016

Good News: $475K gift fuels expansion of antibody technology; Dr. Hansen honored for BMT work; Senate passes 21st Century Cures Act, sends to Obama

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Dr. Beti Thompson receives the AACR Distinguished Lecture on the Science of Health Disparities Award

She is also a finalist for Seattle Business magazine’s 2014 Leaders in Health Care Community Outreach Award

Jan. 21, 2014 | By Deborah Bach

Fred Hutch researcher, Dr. Beti Thompson, received AACR Distinquished Lecture on the Science of Health Disparities Award.

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Burnett-Hartman wins AACR award

Andrea Burnett-Hartman of PHS focuses research on colorectal cancer precursor lesions

April 2, 2012 | By Colleen Steelquist

Dr. Andrea Burnett-Hartman of the Public Health Sciences Division of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has been selected as one of 30 Women in Cancer Research scholars by the American Association for Cancer Research. The award provides a travel stipend for Burnett-Hartman to attend AACR's annual meeting in Chicago, March 31-April 4, where she will present colorectal cancer research findings.

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Center/UW research group wins AACR Team Science Award

Denise Galloway-led interdisciplinary team honored for more than two decades of innovative work on human papillomavirus

Feb. 7, 2011

An internationally renowned team of Hutchinson Center and University of Washington molecular biologists, epidemiologists, biostatisticians and clinicians who have worked together on human papillomavirus (HPV) for more than 20 years have won the American Association for Cancer Research’s Team Science Award.

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Tewari receives entertainment industry funding

Promise of personalized medicine garners $750,000, three-year grant

Dec. 14, 2009

Dr. Muneesh Tewari, a scientist in the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center's Human Biology and Clinical Research divisions, will receive $750,000 over three years for his personalized medicine research from Stand Up To Cancer, a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, whose scientific partner is the American Association for Cancer Research.

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