Dr. Tamara Litwin

Dr. Tamara Litwin Receives 2018 NCI Director's Intramural Innovation Award

Dr. Tamara Litwin is one of the recipients of the 2018 NCI Director's Intramural Innovation Award. This distinguished award is designed to support the development of highly innovative and novel approaches and technology aimed at significant cancer-related problems. The program offers one-time Career Development Awards that are targeted to postdoctoral fellows, staff scientists, and staff clinicians at all levels.  Dr. Litwin received $10,000 for her proposal, entitled Evaluation of Biomarkers for in-vivo Imaging-Based Detection of Cervical Precancers in Low-Resource Settings. Dr. Litwin commented, "The M.P.H. obtained as part of the CPFP was critical for me to conduct this type of research and allowed me to frame the research questions."  Congratulations to Dr. Litwin for receiving this prestigious award!

 

Tamara Litwin, Ph.D, M.P.H.
Current Fellow, 2015 CPFP Cohort