NCI's Outstanding Mentors Recognized
The Outstanding Mentor Award winners for 2005 are Drs. Graça Dores, Stephen Katz, and Patricia Steeg. The Mentors of Merit are Drs. Sheue-yann Cheng, Scott Durum, Susan Krebs-Smith, R. Mark Simpson, Maryalice Stetler-Stevenson, and Sandra Swain.
The Outstanding Mentor Award was created in 2001 to recognize NCI investigators who have proven exceptional in their commitment to fostering the independent careers of their fellows, students, and other trainees. It is presented each year to individuals who have made significant contributions toward developing and promoting the talented trainees who will become the next generation of scientists.
NCI Represented at NIH Research Festival
Representatives from NCI's Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Office of Communications, NCI/SAIC Frederick Research Technology Program, Office of Science Planning and Assessment, and Technology Transfer Branch staffed booths devoted to resources for intramural researchers.