Wilmot Cancer Institute
- Philanthropic support assisted in the successful recruitment of Paula Vertino, PhD, the inaugural Wilmot Distinguished Professor in Cancer Genomics, who joined the Wilmot Cancer Institute as the new Director of Translational Research, and Carla Falkson, MD, PhD, the Director of Breast Cancer Clinical Trials Program.
- Four seed grants awarded totaling $175,000 propelled our research for gaining a better understanding of how cancer cells form and helping survivors lead a better quality of life.
- Annual funds also provided much-needed resources for patients and families who experience financial needs.
Bullet points highlight impact made in 2018