MD PhD student, Peter Cruz-Gordillo, awarded a Medical Student Rotation Award from the Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) of the American Society of Clinical Oncology

Date Posted: April 29, 2014
Category: MD/PhD

MD/PhD student, Peter Cruz-Gordillo, has been awarded a Medical Student Rotation Award from the Conquer Cancer Foundation (CCF) of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). ASCO is the largest professional organization representing all oncology healthcare subspecialties.

Peter applied for this award with the support of Dr. Corvera and Vice Chancellor for Human Resources, Diversity & Inclusion, Deborah Plummer. This award will allow Peter to do a short clinical rotation at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and a co-research rotation between his lab here and former lab at the Broad Institute during this upcoming summer 2014. Additionally, it will fund Peter's travel to the ASCO annual meeting next June 2015.