NEW YORK, March 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, the recognized leader in preventive medicine, today congratulates Alfred I. Neugut, M.D., MPH, Ph.D., on his receipt of the Joseph F. Fraumeni Jr. Distinguished Achievement Award.
Dr. Neugut accepted the award from the American Society of Preventive Oncology yesterday at ASPO's 40th anniversary meeting in Columbus, Ohio.
"Dr. Neugut is one of the nation's leading cancer experts, and we're proud to have him as the director of the EHE Medical Advisory Board," said Deborah McKeever, president and COO of EHE International. "Alfred deserves this award, and we join the American Society of Preventive Oncology in thanking him for his contributions to cancer research and prevention."
Neugut is the Myron M. Studner professor of cancer research and professor of medicine and epidemiology at Columbia University; associate director for population science and leader of the Prevention, Control and Disparities Program for the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at Columbia; and co-director of the Cancer Prevention Center of New York Presbyterian Hospital.
The ASPO Distinguished Achievement Award is named for Dr. Joseph F. Fraumeni Jr., the former director of the National Cancer Institute's Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics.
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