The Board and staff of The Prostate Net® are proud to announce the recipients
of our "In The Know Awards" for 2008. This selection is made in
recognition of their efforts to eliminate health disparity:
Translational Research Excellence - Natasha Kyprianou, PhD - University
Genetic Research Excellence - Rick Kittles, PhD - University of
Chicago. Award presentation video available here.
Epidemiological Research Excellence - Timothy Rebbeck, PhD -
University of Pennsylvania
Oncology Nurse of the Year - Jeanie Green - Tennessee Urology
Patient Services - Patient Advocate Foundation - Presentation Video
Community Urology - Manouchehr Lalehzarian, MD and Michael Strub, MD -
Barber of the Year - Willie E. Brennon (posthumous)
Mrs. Brennon receives the Award from Bergen County Freeholder Vernon Walton and
County Cancer Control Coordinator Kenese Robinson.
Individual award ceremonies will be held locally and will be posted here
as they occur. A summary Webinar will be held in September as part of
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month; details will be posted here:
http://theprostatenet.org/knowawards.html and will be provided to all those
on our database.
Please join us in congratulating the honorees for their work!
Click here to download
4th Annual “In The Know” Awards Nomination Criteria
Click here to download 2007
“In The Know Awards” program
2007 In The Know Award Honorees
The Know Award” Honorees
here to download 2005 " In the Know awards" program
Left to right: Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion, Virgil Simons, Senator Robert Menendez. (Photo by Gerald Peart)