Honors And Awards
Dr. Giuliano Receives Health Care Heroes Award 2012 For Innovation & Research
Congratulations to Anna Giuliano, Ph.D., for receiving the Tampa Bay Business Journal's Health Care Heroes 2012 Award for Innovation & Research. Dr. Giuliano is the founding director of Moffitt's Center for Infection Research in Cancer and is world renowned for research studies on the human papillomavirus (HPV) and the HPV vaccine.
Additional Moffitt faculty and staff members among the finalists for the Tampa Bay Business Journal's Health Care Heroes 2012 Award are John Kiluk, M.D., F.A.C.S., and Jonathan Zager, M.D. (physicians);Vanessa Rivera-Colon and Eric Toloza, M.D. (health care educator); and the Moffitt Mole Patrol® (team).
National Association For Female Executives Names Moffitt A Top Nonprofit
The National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) named Moffitt Cancer Center as one of the NAFE Top Nonprofit Companies for Executive Women. Women hold 38 percent of the executive positions at the NAFE Top Nonprofit Companies, according to a report conducted by the Working Mother Research Institute. The report also finds that women hold 27 percent of all board of director seats at the NAFE Top Nonprofit Companies compared with 16 percent across the Fortune 500. The NAFE Top Nonprofit Companies lead corporate America in recruiting, retaining and advancing women.
“It takes a diverse and dedicated work force to fulfill our mission of contributing to the prevention and cure of cancer,” says Yvette Tremonti, executive vice president of Strategy and Business Development. “We are honored to be recognized once again for Moffitt’s commitment to advancing women in our leadership ranks.”
Carol Evans, president of Working Mother Media and CEO of NAFE, says, “The nonprofit companies selected by NAFE represent what is best about the leadership of organizations who have set themselves up to move women through the pipeline. They have given women executives the opportunity and have the women in top positions to prove it.”
Moffitt Recognized As One Of The Scientist’s Best Places To Work In Academia 2012
Moffitt Cancer Center was named one of the Best Places to Work in Academia 2012, according to The Scientist magazine. Moffitt ranks 23 and has appeared on the international surve