Dr. Gray is 2012 Simon M. Shubitz Lecturer

Dr. GrayJoe W. Gray, Ph.D., a Gordon Moore Professor and chair of biomedical engineering, will give the 2012 Simon M. Shubitz Cancer Lecture, titled “The Impact of Advances in Measurement Science on Cancer Management.”

The Oct. 1 event is sponsored by The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center & The University of Chicago Cancer Research Foundation.

Since 1978, the Simon M. Shubitz Cancer Prize and Lectureship has recognized excellence in cancer research and brought to The University of Chicago internationally respected scientists who have made significant contributions to the study of cancer. The award is named in honor of Simon M. Shubitz, M.D., a distinguished alumnus known for his dedication as a physician and his efforts as a humanitarian and philanthropist.