Ted Kaufman - United States Senator for Delaware

Great Federal Employees Initiative

Honoree for Week of June 14, 2010

Dr. Shyam Sharan

Senior Investigator, Department of Health and Human Services

Dr. Shyam Sharan was a recipient of the Arthur S. Flemming Award for public service in the field of basic science.  Dr. Sharan, of the National Cancer Institute at NIH, has developed a simple and reliable way to analyze genetic mutations that increase a patient’s chances of developing breast cancer.  This will help doctors identify those who have the highest risk of cancer and treat them preventatively. 

Read Senator Kaufman's full remarks on Dr. Shyam Sharan HERE

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