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Conquer Cancer Merit Award Presented to Duke Surgery Resident

Friday, April 21, 2017
Cecilia Ong, MD, General Surgery Resident

Congratulations to Cecilia Ong, MD, General Surgery Resident, who received the 2017 Conquer Cancer Foundation Merit Award. Established in 1995, the award recognizes high-quality abstracts and provides funding for recipients to attend the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting.

The Conquer Cancer Foundation and the 2017 Scientific Program Committee provide the merit award. Dr. Ong was nominated by a colleague for being the lead author of her abstract, “A population-based analysis of treatment and outcomes in 2,500 metaplastic breast cancer patients.”