Clinical Investigator Award in Breast Cancer Research Recipients

The following CIAs are or were supported by grants from Susan G. Komen for the Cure®


2013-2015 Clinical Investigator Award in Breast Cancer Research Recipient

Swati Kulkarni, M.D. 
University of Chicago Medicine & Biologic Sciences
Bariatric surgery alters extradiol availability and estrogen receptor alpha activity in postmenopausal women
Supported by an educational grant from Susan G. Komen for the Cure®


2012-2014 Clinical Investigator Award in Breast Cancer Research Recipient

jacqueline jeruss

Jacqueline S. Jeruss, MD
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine/Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
Synergistic Action of Carboplatin/Eribulin in Combination with CDK Inhibitor Therapy for the Treatment of Triple Negative Cancer
Supported by an educational grant from Susan G. Komen for the Cure®


2011-2013 Clinical Investigator Award in Breast Cancer Research Recipient

bedrosian isabelle Isabelle Bedrosian, MD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Assessment of the Interaction Between DNA Damage Response Pathway and IGF-1 Signaling in Predicting Breast Cancer Risk
Supported by a grant from Susan G. Komen for the Cure®


2010-2012 Clinical Investigator Award in Breast Cancer Research Recipient

mittendorf elizabeth Elizabeth A. Mittendorf, MD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Phase 1 Trial of Combination Immunotherapy with a HER2/neu
Peptide Vaccine and Trastuzumab in Breast Cancer Patients

Supported by a grant from Susan G. Komen for the Cure®


2009-2011 Clinical Investigator Award in Breast Cancer Researc
h Recipient

meric-berstam funda Funda Meric-Bernstam, MD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Biomarker Assessment for PI3K/mTOR-Targeted Breast Cancer Therapy
Supported by a grant from Susan G. Komen for the Cure®


2008-2010 Clinical Investigator Award in Breast Cancer Research Recipient

king tari Tari A. King, MD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
A Genetic Analysis of the Invasive Breast Cancer Risk Associated
with Lobular Carcinoma in Situ

Supported by a grant from Susan G. Komen for the Cure®