Dr. Wen-Hsuan Wendy Lin Wins Early Career Development Pilot Grant

Wen-Hsuan Wendy Lin - Department of Pathology and Cell Biology

Dr. Wen-Hsuan Wendy Lin, MD, PhD, Instructor in Pathology and Cell Biology at CUMC.

Congratulations to Wen-Hsuan Wendy Lin, MD, PhD, one of the two recipients of the 2022 Early Career Development Pilot Grant, awarded by the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center (HICCC)!

Dr. Lin is a postdoctoral residency fellow and instructor in the department of pathology and cell biology.  Her winning project “Targeting the tumor microenvironment by duvelisib in peripheral T-cell lymphomas” (Mentior: Teresa Palomero, PhD) focuses on analyzing the tumor microenvironment of T-cell lymphomas to find new therapeutic targets and biomarkers. Dr. Lin will receive a one-year grant of $100,000 in support of the project.

The HICCC’s Early Career Development Pilot Grants support senior fellows, instructors, and young investigators who are transitioning to a faculty position and who are in the early stages of cancer research projects.