2002-2003 Call for Applications
Fund Advisory Committee is calling for applications for the Thomas
B. and Jeannette E. Laws McCabe Fund Fellow and Pilot Awards for
2002-2003. The McCabe Awards were established in 1969 by a generous
gift from Mr. Thomas B. McCabe to Penn's School of Medicine to
support junior faculty who initiate fresh and innovative biomedical
and surgical research projects and who have received no or limited
external research funding while in their first or second year
at the School of Medicine or the School of Veterinary Medicine
faculty members who are interested in applying for a McCabe Award
this year can contact the chair of their department or call Dana
J. Napier, School of Medicine Administration, at (215) 573-3221
for more information. The deadline for submission of applications
is Monday, May 13. The McCabe Fund Advisory Committee will
announce the winners at its June annual meeting.
year's winners of the Fellow Awards were: Dr. John C. Kucharczuk,
surgery; Dr. Bruce Sachais, pathology and laboratory medicine;
and Dr. James M. Schuster, neurosurgery.
the Pilot Awards were: Dr. Geza Acs, pathology and laboratory
medicine; Dr. Rexford S. Ahima, medicine; Dr. Dimitry Y. Baranov,
anesthesia; Dr. Jason D. Christie, biostatistics and epidemiology;
Dr. Joshua L. Dunaief, ophthalmology; Dr. Thomas F. Floyd, anesthesia;
Dr. Adda Grimberg, pediatrics; Dr. Kathleen M. Loomes, pediatrics;
Dr. John P. Lynch, medicine; Dr. Kim E. Nichols, pediatrics; Dr.
Mark Alan Rosen, radiology; and Dr. Virginia Smith Shapiro, pathology
and laboratory medicine.
Napier, Staff Coordinator, School of Medicine Administration