The American Society of Hematology (ASH)—the world’s largest professional society of hematologists—has announced the 2020 recipients of their honorific awards and two of Department of Medicine faculty  are among them.

  • Michelle M. Le Beau, PhD, Arthur and Marian Edelstein Professor of Medicine and director of the UCCCC, is being recognized with the 2020 Henry M. Stratton Medal for her contributions to basic hematology research. The Stratton Medal is one of ASH’s top prizes.
  • Wendy Stock, MD, Anjuli Seth Nayak Professor in Leukemia, was selected for the 2020 ASH Mentor Award for her contributions to the professional development of numerous hematology trainees at various stages in their careers.

Drs. Le Beau and Stock will accept their awards at the 62nd ASH annual meeting in December in San Diego .

 

Read the UCCCC’s announcement about Dr. LeBeau

Read ASH’s announcements:

https://www.hematology.org/awards/honorific/henry-stratton-medal-recipients/2020-henry-m-stratton-medal-recipients

https://www.hematology.org/awards/award-recipients/mentor-award/2020-mentor-award-recipients