Items Tagged ‘award’

April 12, 2019

UNM Faculty Inventor Angela Wandinger-Ness to Receive the 2019 STC.UNM Innovation Fellow Award

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Dr. Angela Wandinger-Ness has been chosen to receive the 2019 STC.UNM Innovation Fellow Award in recognition of her achievements as a leading innovator at the University of New Mexico.  Dr. Wandinger-Ness is a Professor in the Department of Pathology, the Victor and Ruby Hansen Surface Endowed Professor in Cancer Cell Biology & Clinical Translation, and […]

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April 8, 2019

UNM CCC Doctoral Candidate Rivera Awarded Grant to Study GTPases in Ovarian Cancer

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Melanie Rivera has been awarded an NCI F31 grant. Rivera is a member of the Wandinger-Ness Lab and will be studying “The Role of Rac1 in Ovarian Cancer Metastasis and Niche Interaction.” The project’s narrative: Women with ovarian cancer have a high mortality rate and there is great need for new therapeutic targets. The proposed studies […]

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March 21, 2019

Congratulations to our Cancer Genetic Counselors!

By msequeira msequeira

Congratulations to Shawnia Ryan, MS, LCGC, and Lisa Mohler, MS, LCGC, on the acceptance of their poster presentation at the European Conference of Human Genetics 2019 in Gothenburg, Sweden June 15-18.

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March 19, 2019

Congratulations to our ‘Top Docs’!

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Albuquerque the Magazine recently published their list of Top Docs, as chosen by local physicians. Here are all the UNM Cancer Center physicians who made the list (listed here alphabetically by last name). Congratulations to all!

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December 4, 2018

Congrats to our 2018 ‘Hope and Healing’ Honorees

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Cancer Support Now held its ‘2018 Hope and Healing Honors’ celebration Dec. 1. UNM Cancer Center staff and faculty were among the honorees. The awards “celebrate those who have played a meaningful role in the live of cancer survivors and caregivers.” Congratulations to:

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November 19, 2018

Gundelach joins AHC Industry Board

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  Congratulations to Amy Gundelach, gynecologic nurse navigator, for joining the American Health Council’s Industry Board!   Read about her new role and experience.

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Congratulations Dr. Willman - Steward of the Saddle!

October 12, 2018

Congratulations Dr. Willman – Steward of the Saddle!

By msequeira msequeira

Congratulations to Dr. Cheryl Willman, Director and CEO of the UNM Cancer Center! Dr. Willman won the Steward of the Saddle Award at Saturday’s Cowboys for Cancer Research event in Las Cruces. She keeps the saddle for one year, but gets to keep a custom trophy buckle and braggin’ rights forever!

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October 8, 2018

Congrats to our PAWS Nominees!

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People Appreciate Wonderful Staff – PAWS The UNM Staff Council PAWS Award is presented each month to one staff employee who provides exceptional service to the UNM community. This employee exemplifies University values and shows initiative outside of their job scope. The deadline for nominations is the last Friday of each month at 5:00 p.m. […]

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October 4, 2018

Our October Employees of the Month!

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Congratulations to Kristen McDaniel and Christine Garcia!

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September 28, 2018

Staff Awards Presentation Oct. 11

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Quarterly Staff Meeting Thursday, Oct. 11, at 7:30am UNMCC Auditorium UNM Cancer Center Leadership Invite all Faculty and Staff to attend the Quarterly Staff Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 11th at 7:30am in the Auditorium. We hope you will join us for the annual Employee Staff awards.

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