LCFA’s 2017 recipients of the Lori Monroe Scholarship for Lung Cancer Research are Dr. Alice Berger and Dr. Christine Lovly.
Dr. Alice Berger, a translational researcher at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, has received this $200,000, two-year award to advance her scientific focus on the genetics of lung cancer in women who have never smoked.
Dr. Christine Lovly, MD, PhD, assistant professor of Medicine operates a research laboratory at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. She has focused on early detection of lung cancer and the need to develop novel diagnostic and treatment strategies for patients with the disease, including liquid biopsies.
Listen to Dr. Alice Berger and Dr. Christine Lovly share how this research grant was used and how it has impacted the ability to continue their impactful research.