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Dr. Steven Spitalnik to Receive the 2017 Klaus Mayer Award in Laboratory Medicine

October 24, 2016

Dr.Steven SpitalnikCongratulations to Dr. Steven Spitalnik who has been selected to receive the 2017 Klaus Mayer Award in Laboratory Medicine.

According to Ellinor I. Peerschke, Ph.D., F.A.H.A., Vice Chair of the Department of Laboratory Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, this is the Department’s premier named lectureship to honor the service of Klaus Mayer, M.D., and his distinguished leadership, promoting research, service, and teaching in Laboratory Medicine, Hematology and Transfusion Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering. This distinction is bestowed annually on a scientist and/or physician, who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and accomplishment, and whose work has had a significant impact on improving patient care.

The award lecture is scheduled for May 2, 2017 at 10 AM 

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