It is with deep regret and profound sadness that we report the death of the following AACR members. The AACR is honored to recognize these outstanding members for their dedication to the association and to the field of cancer. Please note that this information is only that which has been volunteered to us by colleagues, friends, and family. The following list includes members who have passed away in the current year. Please email the
Membership Department to share additional information on a deceased member.
Deceased Members in 2015
Maire T. Hakala-Zakrzewski, PhD
(2/15/1917 - 1/16/2015)
Emeritus Member since 1963
Maire T. Hakala-Zakrzewski died Jan. 16, 2015 at the age of 97. Her research focused on basic studies of all aspects of chemotherapy. Prior to her retirement, she worked at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, NY. Read More.
Use the links below to view lists of members who have passed away in previous years. (PDF files require