Dr. Shira Dinner Receives NCI Cancer Clinical Investigator Team Leadership Award
The award recognizes and supports outstanding mid-career clinical investigators such as Dinner who work at NCI-designated cancer centers and participate extensively in NCI-funded collaborative clinical trials. Awardees must demonstrate leadership, participation and activities that promote a culture of successful clinical research.
“Breakthroughs in cancer treatment are accomplished through teamwork,” said Leonidas Platanias, MD, PhD, Director of the Lurie Cancer Center. “This award is well-deserved recognition of Shira’s clinical research achievements and her commitment to collaboration.”