GO2 Lung Cancer honor Genentech, Kirk , Thierry. Stephen ,Fabbio,Kristyl,Lindsey,Louis,Megan,Mitch,Roger,Roslyn ,Ryan,Wayne

Patients, researchers, physicians, and caregivers honored at annual event

SAN CARLOS, Calif. and WASHINGTON,  GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer (GO2 Foundation) will honor leaders in lung cancer lookup and treatment, as properly as committed lung cancer caregivers, at its Simply the Best XV Virtual Gala tonight.

"The GO2 Foundation annual Gala is our probability to honor our valiant survivors, patients, caregivers, physicians, researchers, and all the gorgeous people on the front strains doing Herculean work each and every day. Even in the midst of a pandemic, these working in the lung most cancers community have nonetheless finished a good deal and have not skipped a beat," said Bonnie J. Addario, GO2 Foundation founder and chair.

GO2 Foundation awards include:

The Dr. Fred Marcus Simply the Best Award: Genentech

Genentech will receive this award for top notch performance in the battle to quit lung cancer. Genentech has been committed to creating innovative redress for human beings with serious and life-threatening scientific conditions like lung most cancers for forty years and has been a GO2 Foundation companion given that its inception in 1995. GO2 Foundation partnerships with the brightest minds in science and healthcare like Genentech lead to the discovery and development of ground-breaking redress that can trade people's lives.

Asclepios Award: Kirk Jones, MD

Honoring pioneers in research in the combat to stop lung cancer, this award will be introduced to Dr. Kirk Jones, a pathologist who examines tissue removed in the course of surgical treatment or biopsy in order to diagnose ailment and guide patient care. He is the main pathologist for the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center (UCSF) thoracic tumor board, at which oncologists and different experts confer on cases. Jones earned his scientific degree and carried out his residency in anatomic pathology and laboratory medicinal drug at UCSF.

Lifetime Achievement Award: Thierry M. Jahan, MD

GO2 Foundation will present this new award honoring wonderful lifetime success in oncology, early detection, and coordinated therapy to Dr. Thierry Jahan. Dr. Jahan is a scientific professor of Medicine and Bonnie J. and Anthony Addario Endowed Chair in Thoracic Oncology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He used to be previously with the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Jahan will be honored for his leadership at the Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation (now GO2 Foundation), for making significant differences in the lives of limitless sufferers and their families, many of whom name him their "hero."

Wind Beneath My Wings Caregiver Award

This yr GO2 Foundation received 11 nominations for this award from patients, family, and pals and determined they were all important of receiving the Caregiver Award which honors caring, compassionate people who go above the call of obligation to care for a loved one dealing with lung cancer. Award recipients include: Dr. Stephen V. Liu, Fabbio Cracco, Kristyl Karg, Lindsey Hicks, Louis Ridout, Megan McGrath, Mitch Ulrich, Roger Cook, Roslyn Spruit, Ryan Gibbons, and Wayne Yeung.

"All of our award recipients continue to amaze us with their tireless work to assist accomplish our vision of doubling lung most cancers survival fees through 2025. From the medical practitioner and researchers' relentless pursuit of understanding to the caregivers who help sufferers as they work to survive every other day to see new treatments and cures, we could now not be prouder or more honored to be in their orbit and to have them in ours," stated Laurie Ambrose Fenton, GO2 Foundation founder and CEO. 

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