Innovation Award

Innovation-Award

Gynecologic Oncology Innovation Award

Established in 2011, the Innovation Award honors individuals who have been exceptionally creative thinkers that significantly impacted the understanding of and/or approaches to the prevention, diagnosis or treatment of gynecologic cancers.

Selection and Presentation

The Honors and Awards Committee nominates and evaluates potential awardees with the final selection made by the Foundation Council. This award is presented at the Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer.

Awardees

2016

  • Susan Band Horwitz, PhD, Albert Einstein School of Medicine
  • William Patrick McGuire, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University

2015

  • Robert C. Bast, Jr., MD, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

2014

  • Mary-Claire King, PhD
  • Henry T. Lynch, MD

2013

  • C. Thomas Griffiths, MD

2012

  • Douglas Lowy, MD
  • Harald Zur Hausen, MD, DSc (Hon) MDs (Hon)