1951 Lasker Awards

Elise L'Esperance, Catherine Macfarlane

For developing cancer detection clinics for detection of early cancer or precancerous lesions in presumably healthy people. Read about the achievement

William G. Lennox, Frederic A. Gibbs

For research in epilepsy. Read about the achievement

Florence R. Sabin

For outstanding accomplishments in public health administration, as Chairman of the Health Committee of the Governor of Colorado’s Post-War Planning Committee. Read about the achievement