ASPHO's award program honors outstanding individuals in the hematology/oncology profession. Each year, individuals are honored for their contributions and discoveries in the subspecialty.
Distinguished Career Award
The Distinguished Career Award is presented annually by ASPHO to a senior physician or other professional who during his or her career has had a major impact on the subspecialty through some combination of research, education, patient care, and advocacy.
Frank A. Oski Memorial Lectureship Award
The annual Frank A. Oski Memorial Lectureship remembers Dr. Frank Oski and honors an outstanding clinical or laboratory investigator in pediatric hematology/oncology whose cutting-edge research is of the caliber of the investigations made by Dr. Oski.
George R. Buchanan Lectureship
The George R. Buchanan Lectureship Award is presented annually by ASPHO to honor Dr. Buchanan and assure that future generations of pediatric hematology/oncology specialists are aware of his significant contribution to ASPHO and the field.
The ASPHO Young Investigator Award recognizes excellence in research in pediatric hematology/oncology. Fellows and faculty members who are less than 4 years post-fellowship are eligible for the award.
ASPHO awards pediatric hematology/oncology fellows with travel stipends to the conference. The award allows fellows to present their abstracts in platform sessions at the conference.
Clinician Educator Award
The Clinician Educator Award supports the career development of promising pediatric hematology/oncology educators.
Childhood Cancer Survivorship Award
The Northwestern Mutual Award for Excellence in Childhood Cancer Survivorship will annually recognize outstanding contributions of practicing professionals dedicated to this segment of the pediatric hematology/oncology field.
St. Baldrick's Foundation Robert J. Arceci Innovation Award
The St. Baldrick’s Foundation established a unique award in loving memory of Dr. Bob Arceci. Two St. Baldrick's Foundation Robert J. Arceci Innovation Awards will be made per year, one to a U.S. researcher to be presented at the ASPHO meeting, and one international award to be presented at the SIOP meeting.