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Frank Akwaa

TitleSenior Instructor
InstitutionSchool of Medicine and Dentistry
AddressUniversity of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 704
Rochester NY 14642
Other Positions
TitleSenior Instructor
InstitutionUniversity of Rochester Medical Center
DepartmentCancer Center

 Awards And Honors
2002     Eugene Lang Student-Faculty Research Award  | Hunter College
2002 - 2003Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) Scholarship  | Hunter College
2013     Wilmot Cancer Research Fellowship  | James P. Willmot Cancer Center
2010     American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Resident Ravel Award (RTA)
2004     University of Rochester School of Medicine Summer Research Fellowship
2002     Stephen Bucholz Award for Biological Sciences  | Hunter College
1999 - 2003Deans' List  | Hunter College
2003     Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society  | Hunter College of City Univ of NY
2003     Jonas E. Salk Scholarship Award for Research and Academic Excellence  | Hunter College of City Univ of NY
 Selected Publications
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  1. Akwaa F, Spyropoulos AC. Treatment of bleeding complications when using oral anticoagulants for prevention of strokes. Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2013 Jun; 15(3):288-98.
    View in: PubMed
  2. Akwaa F, Liesveld J. Surrogate end points for long-term outcomes in chronic myeloid leukemia. Leuk Lymphoma. 2013 Oct; 54(10):2103-11.
    View in: PubMed
  3. Akwaa F, Spyropoulos AC. Novel oral anticoagulants: a review of the literature and considerations in special clinical situations. Hosp Pract (Minneap). 2013 Feb; 41(1):8-18.
    View in: PubMed
  4. Harrow F, Amuta JU, Hutchinson SR, Akwaa F, Ortiz BD. Factors binding a non-classical Cis-element prevent heterochromatin effects on locus control region activity. J Biol Chem. 2004 Apr 23; 279(17):17842-9.
    View in: PubMed


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