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David King Community Clinical Scientist Award

Sanford HealthSanford Health Clinical Research Team
Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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The David King Community Clinical Scientist Award recognizes active community clinical research leaders. Award winners have demonstrated leadership in the development, participation, and evaluation of clinical studies and/or are active in the development of new screening, risk assessment, treatment, or supportive care programs for cancer patients.

This prestigious award is named after David K. King, MD, FACP, an ACCC past president, who passed away after a brief battle with cancer. Dr. King spent his entire career caring for individuals with cancer and advocating for access to quality care, while also championing the Community Clinical Oncology Program and the value of clinical research in the community setting.

The David King Community Scientist Award recipient is recognized at the ACCC National Oncology Conference. The winner receives the following:

Application/Nomination Process

Applicants and nominators must complete and submit the Award Application/Nomination Form. The Award Selection Committee reviews the applicants and nominees and selects the candidate to recommend to the Board of Trustees for approval. The winner is then notified and recognized at the National Oncology Conference in the fall.

Eligibility Criteria:

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