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Career Development Award Recipients
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2016 - 2018 Recipient

David Liska, MD, 2016 - 2018 Recipient of the Career Development Award David Liska, MD
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH
"Cancer Associated Fibroblasts Mediate Resistance to Radiotherapy in Rectal Cancer"

2015 - 2017 Recipient

Evie H. Carchman, M.D, 2015 - 2017 Recipient of the Career Development Award Evie H. Carchman, MD
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI
"The Role of Autophagy in Anal Cancer Prevention and Treatment"

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2014 - 2016 Recipient

Jayleen Grams, MD, 2014 - 2016 Recipient of the Career Development Award Jayleen Grams, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
"The Role of Adipocyte-Derived Osteocalcin in Energy Homeostasis"

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2013 - 2015 Recipient

Jason A. Wertheim, MD, 2013 - 2015 Recipient of the Career Development Award Jason A. Wertheim, MD
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
"Development of a Humanized Liver in a Rodent Model of Auxiliary Liver Transplantation"

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2012 - 2014 Recipient

Jason K. Sicklick, MD, 2012 - 2014 Recipient of the Career Development Award Jason K. Sicklick, MD
The Regents of the University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA
"Novel Translational Approach for Targeting KIT Oncogene-Addiction
in Treatment-Refractory Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)"

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2011 - 2013 Recipient

Gregory D. Kennedy, MD, PhD, 2011 - 2013 Recipient of the Career Development Award Gregory D. Kennedy, MD, PhD
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI
"Role of Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Mediated Inflammation in Gastrointestinal Cancer"

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2010 - 2012 Recipient

Peter F. Nichol, MD, PhD, 2010 - 2012 Recipient of the Career Development Award Peter F. Nichol, MD, PhD
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI
"Decoding the Signals of Intestinal Growth from Atresias to Develop New Therapies for Short Gut Syndrome"

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2009 2011 Recipient

David Bentrem, MD, 2009 - 2011 Recipient of the Career Development Award David Bentrem, MD
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
"Study of 5-Lipoxygenase, an Arachidonic Acid Pathway Enzyme, in Colon Cancer"

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2008 2010 Recipient

Kaye M. Reid Lombardo, MD, 2008 - 2010 Recipient of the Career Development Award Kaye M. Reid Lombardo, MD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
"Inflammation-Related Genes as Risk Factors for Pancreatic Cancer"

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2007-2009 Recipient

Nicholas J. Zyromski, MD, 2007-2009 Recipient of the Career Development Award Nicholas J. Zyromski, MD
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN
"Adipokines and Obesity in the Pathogenesis of Acute Pancreatitis"

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2006-2008 Recipient

Rosa F. Hwang, 2006-2008 Recipient of the Career Development Award Rosa F. Hwang, MD
University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX
"The Role of Tumor-Associated Stroma in the Regulation of Pancreatic Cancer Progression"

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2005-2007 Recipient

Timothy A. Pritts, 2005-2007 Recipient of the Career Development Award Timothy A. Pritts, MD, PhD
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH
"Regulation of Toll-Like Receptors in the Gastrointestinal Tract by the Inflammatory Response to Injury"

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2004-2006 Recipient

Robert C. G. Martin, II, 2004-2006 Recipient of the Career Development Award Robert C. G. Martin, II, M.D
University of Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky
"Oxidative Stress in the Progression of Barrett's Esophagus to Adenocarcinoma Utilizing a Novel External Esophageal Profusion Model."

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2003-2005 Recipient

David Shibata, 2003-2005 Recipient of the Career Development Award David Shibata, MD
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, Florida
"Effects of HPP1 Gene Modulation in Gastrointestinal Cell Lines"

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2002-2004 Recipient

Ming Pan, 2002-2004 Recipient of the Career Development Award Ming Pan, MD
Penn State College of Medicine
Hershey, Pennsylvania
"Regulation of Intestinal Glutamine Absorption in Sepsis"

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2001-2003 Recipient
Michael Murr, MD
"Regulations of Cytokine Gene Expression and Mechanisms of Liver Injury in Acute Panreatitis"

2000-2002 Recipient
Ronald DeMatteo, MD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
"Adenoviral-Mediated Genetic Modification of Dendritic Cells to Augment Antitumor Immunity"

1999-2001 Recipient
Florencia Que, MD
Mayo Clinic
"Pathobiology of Hepatic Epithelia"

1999-2001 Recipient
Edward Whang, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital
"Surgery and Intestinal Adaption"

1998-2000 Recipient
Jeffrey Drebin, MD
Washington Univeristy

1997-1999 Recipient
Jonathan Fryer, MD

1996-1998 Recipient
Steve Summers, MD
University of Maryland
"Laminin Regulates Enterocyte Growth Via Intergrin Receptors"

1995-1997 Recipient
J. Augusto Bastidas, MD
Standford University
"The Role of Osmosensitive Pathways in the Rgulation of Meal-Induced Jejunal Absorption"

1994-1996 Recipient
Richard Hodin, MD
Beth Isreal Hospital, Harvard Medical School

1993-1995 Recipient
John J. Ferrara, MD
Tulane University
"Study of the control of intestinal blood flow in the newborn"

1992-1994 Recipient
Neal E. Seymour, MD
Southwestern Medical School
"Study alterations in hepatic carbohydrate metabolism and hepatocyte insulin binding in chonic pancreatitis"

1991-1993 Recipient
Jeffrey Matthews, MD
Beth Isreal Hospital, Harvard Medical School

1991-1993 Recipient
Tein Ko, MD
Uinversity of Texas Galveston

1990-1992 Recipient
Richard Turnage, MD
Surgery at the University of Michigan

1989-1991 Recipient
Stanley Ashley, MD

1988-1990 Recipient
Steven E Raper, MD
University of Michigan

1987-1989 Recipient
Barbara Bass, MD

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