Jack Shipkoski, (CEO, South Atlantic Division), with award winners Dr. Marcelo Navajas,
Mirta Molinari, JD, and Samiran Das+
On 8 June 2005, several remarkable cancer control leaders were honored at the Society's national headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. The award winners included Dr. Marcelo Navajas and Dr. Willy Mollenido of the Fundación Boliviana Contra el Cancer (Bolivia Cancer Foundation), Dr. Mirta Molinari of the Argentine Union Against Tobacco, and Mr. Samiran Das of the Saktipada Das Memorial Foundation in India. The South Atlantic Division was also honored for its work with the Bolivia Cancer Foundation. Each of the award recipients received additional funding and training to continue their important work in the global fight against cancer.