Fund Awards Call for Applications
McCabe Fund Advisory Committee is calling for applications
from junior faculty in the School of Medicine for
the Thomas B. and Jeannette E. Laws McCabe Fund
Fellow and Pilot Awards for 2003-2004.
faculty members who are interested in applying for
an award this year, should contact the chair of
their department or call Dana J. Napier, School
of Medicine Administration, at (215) 573-3221. The
deadline for submission is May 19, 2003.
The McCabe Fund Advisory Committee will announce
the winners at its annual June meeting.
year, Dr. Amy Decatur, Department of Microbiology,
Dr. David Glaser, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,
Dr. Michael Olson, Department of Cancer Biology,
and Dr. Y. Joseph Woo, Department of Surgery each
won the McCabe Fellow Award.
of the McCabe Pilot Project Awards were: Dr. Christos
Ballas, Department of Psychiatry, Dr. Avinash Bhandoola,
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine,
Dr. Susan Domchek, Department of Medicine, Dr. Edward
Gerstenfeld, Department of Medicine, Dr. Kevin Mange,
Department of Medicine, Dr. John Pryor, Department
of Surgery, Dr. Albert Telfeian, Department of Neurosurgery,
and Dr. David Tuveson, Department of Medicine.
McCabe awards were established in 1969 by a generous
gift from Mr. Thomas B. McCabe to the 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 through fourth
years at the School of Medicine or the School of
Veterinary Medicine at Penn.