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Melisa Wong, MD Awarded Young Investigator and Merit Awards from Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO

Melisa Wong, MD was selected to receive a highly prestigious 2017 Conquer Cancer Foundation of the American Society of Clinical Oncology/Vicky Merryman Women Who Conquer Cancer Young Investigator Award. Dr. Wong will characterize chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy in older cancer survivors. This study is mentored by Chris Miaskowski, RN, PhD, FAAN. Dr. Wong also received a 2017 Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Merit Award for her research comparing comorbidity measures to predict postoperative lung cancer survival in the National Cancer Database.