This expendable fund is used at the discretion
of the Chair to fund department-related
This expendable fund supports cardiovascular research in the Department of Medicine.
of Medicine Breast Cancer Research Fund
This expendable fund supports breast cancer
research in the Department of Medicine.
Breslin Endowed Professorship in Oncology
as a memorial to long-time MSU administrator
Jack Breslin, the Breslin Professorship
funds the work of a distinguished faculty
member of the Department of Medicine in
cancer research and the dissemination of
knowledge about cancer to the community.
of Medicine Cancer Research Fund
This expendable fund supports cancer research
in the Department of Medicine.
of Medicine Oncology/Hematology Research
This expendable fund supports oncology and
hematology research in the Department of
D. and Carl E. Rehberg Research Professorship
This fund, created through an estate gift
of Elsa and Carl Rehberg of Ann Arbor, Michigan,
supports the position of a faculty member
in the Department of Medicine whose research
is focused on leukemia and other related
Shingleton Memorial Lecture Fund
This fund, established in memory of Helen
Shingleton, supports an annual lecture that
endeavors to bring the latest cancer research
to the attention of the general public.
Story Memorial Lecture
This fund supports an annual lecture that
focuses on new treatments and breakthroughs
in cancer presented in lay terminology.
B. and Frederick C. Swartz Professorship
This fund, established by long-time Lansing-area
physician Frederick Swartz and his wife,
Blanch, supports the position of a faculty
member in the Department of Medicine whose
research and teaching focus on internal
medicine and geriatric medicine.
N. Swisher, Jr., M.D., Endowed Fund
This fund, established by family and friends
in memory of the founding chair of the Department
of Medicine, supports an annual lecture.
W. Willis III, M.D., Endowed Award for Excellence
in Cardiology Fund
Established in memory of
the first division chief of cardiology at
CHM, this fund supports an award to an outstanding
fellow in CHM’s Cardiology Training