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Gertrude B. Elion, D.Sc. (1918-1999), served as AACR president 1983-1984. She and her colleague and mentor, George H. Hitchings, PhD, received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1988 for the discovery of numerous anti-cancer and anti-viral agents.

Gertrude B. Elion, D.Sc. (1918-1999), served as AACR president 1983-1984. She and her colleague and mentor, George H. Hitchings, PhD, received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1988 for the discovery of numerous anti-cancer and anti-viral agents.