For Outstanding Contribution to Cancer Early Detection

About the Award

The Don Listwin Award for Outstanding Contribution to Cancer Early Detection recognizes a sustained contribution to, or singular achievement in, the cancer early detection field. The award is named in honor of Don Listwin, founder and chairman of Canary Foundation.

Eligibility and Selection Process:

  • Nominations open to any individual or team of individuals who has contributed to the field of cancer early detection either through an outstanding sustained commitment or a singular achievement.
  • All nominations will be kept for three years.
  • Decision to be made by awards committee will consist of the scientific organizers of the annual early detection of cancer conference and an additional representative from each organizing institution.
  • The main criteria for judging nominations is impact on the cancer early detection field.  This impact may be scientific, translational, advocacy, or other.