Grant Recipients Announced

MSTS and Dr. Kurt Weiss, Chair of the Research Committee would like to announce and congratulate the novel Sarcoma Strong Grant awardees of 2023.

The Sarcoma Strong Research Grant ($50,000) was awarded to:

              Dr. Krista Goulding at Mayo Clinic in Arizona for her application titled: Pre-Operative ERAS (Enhanced Recovery after Surgery): Feasibility of                  Implementing Individualized Prehabilitation for People Scheduled for Lower Limb Soft-Tissue Sarcoma Surgery.

The Sarcoma Strong Mentored Research Award ($25,000) was awarded to two individuals: 

            1. Dr. Anthony Bozzo at Memorial Sloan Kettering Institute for Cancer Resarch entitled: Development of a Multi-Input Convolutional Neural                           Network to Predict Outcomes in Soft Tissue Sarcoma. Dr. Bozzo will be mentored by Dr. John Healey.

            2. Dr. Josh Lawrence at Vanderbilt University Medical Center entitled: Assessing the Utility of MRI Radiomics and Machine Learning in the                            Diagnosis of Musculoskeletal Soft Tissue Malignancies. Dr. Lawrence will be mentored by Dr. David Smith.