John Wayne Clinical Research Lecturers


This prestigious award is selected by the SSO President and is given to an individual whose work has impacted the clinical practice of surgical oncology. The recipient presents a lecture at the SSO Annual Cancer Symposium in the year they are awarded.

Lorenzo Ferri, MD, PhD   2017
José Baselga, MD, PhD 2016
Lee M. Ellis, MD  2015 
Clifford Ko, MD 2014
Glenn Steele, MD, PhD 2013
Ronald DeMatteo, MD 2012
John D. Birkmeyer, MD 2011
Cornelis J. H. van de Velde, MD, PhD 2010
Richard C. Karl, MD 2009
Michael A. Caligiuri, MD 2008
John Mendelsohn, MD 2007
Murray F. Brennan, MD 2006
Eleftherios Mamounas, MD 2005
Sidney J. Winawer, MD 2004
John Wong, MD 2003
Bruce A.J. Ponder, PhD 2002
Glenn D. Steele, Jr., MD, PhD 2001
Norman Wolmark, MD 2000
Timothy J. Eberlein, MD 1999
Samuel A. Wells, Jr., MD 1998
Charles M. Balch, MD 1997
Steven Rosenberg, MD 1996
John M. Daly, MD 1995
Jeffrey A. Norton, MD 1994