The Development Awards fund novel research with potential to inform future SWOG trials. The review committee most recently convened to conduct thorough evaluations of eleven applications. Two awards were granted:

Dr. Omar Aljitawi
“Pilot study exploring the use of hyperbaric oxygen in autologous PBSC transplantation”

Dr. Robert Doebele
“Evaluation of crizotinib resistance mechanisms to predict pemetrexed sensitivity”

Next deadline: March 15, 2014