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Our Mission

To Support  Charitable Organizations Conducting Medical Research with Emphasis on Finding Cures for Cancer, Heart Disease, Arthritis, Muscular Dystrophy, Retinitis and Macular Degeneration of the Retina in the Greater Bexar County Area

To Support San Antonio Children's Hospital Boysville

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Announcements

2024 YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARDEES

The Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund announces the 2024 recipients of its Young Investigator Awards and Pilot Awards which will provide $1,150,000 in charitable grants for research in the San Antonio, Texas area over the next three years are as follows:

 

Dr. Lacy J. Barton, Ph.D.

University of Texas, San Antonio, Texas

Uncovering mechanisms and risk factors for germ cell tumor formation

 

Dr. Kevin Koronowski, Ph.D.

University of Texas Health , San Antonio, Texas

Molecular Mechanisms Linking Circadian Disruption with Breast Cancer

 

Dr. Shagang Zhao, Ph.D.

Cardiovascular Benefits of Leptin Lowering utilizing SGL T2 Inhibition and a Novel Leptin Antibody in Heart Disease

University of Texas Health, San Antonio, Texas

SIGNATURE PROGRAMS

 

YOUNG

INVESTIGATOR

RESEARCH

AWARDS

 

VOELCKER

 

CENTER FOR

 

INNOVATIVE

 

DRUG 

 

DISCOVERY

 

VOELCKER

 

BIOMEDICAL

 

RESEARCH

 

ACADEMY

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