Dr. Damian Green awarded $3.2 million to test radioimmunotherapy for multiple myeloma; CVS Health Foundation teams up with Fred Hutch and SCCA to help cancer patients kick the habit; Dr. Nancy Davidson elected to 2017 Class of Fellows of AACR Academy; and Dr. Lee Hartwell receives Research!America award
Center president and director joins ranks of nation's most esteemed thinkers and doers with election to American Academy of Art and Sciences' 2012 class of fellows
April 17, 2012
| By Dean Forbes
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center President and Director Dr. Larry Corey has been elected to membership in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation's oldest and most prestigious honorary societies and independent policy-research centers.
Basic researcher honored for his studies in cancer and aging
April 26, 2010
| By Kristen Woodward
Cell biologist Dr. Dan Gottschling of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center's Basic Sciences Division has been elected to membership in the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honorary societies and independent policy research centers.
Former acting division director brings enthusiasm, desire for greater communication
April 12, 2010
| By Colleen Steelquist
Dr. Jon Cooper, an expert in the signaling pathways that affect the behavior of normal and cancer cells, has been named director of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center’s Basic Sciences Division. He replaces Dr. Jim Roberts, who was in the role for five years.
For $7,500, you can experience weightlessness in the company of Nobel laureate Dr. Lee Hartwell and two space celebrities
June 8, 2009
| By Christi Ball Loso
Only one seat remains on Zero G, a flight that simulates the weightlessness experienced by astronauts. Proceeds benefit the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center through the Hutch Holiday Gala; at $198,750 and counting, sales of the Zero G flights already constitute the second-highest selling Gala auction package on record.