IHPBA Kenneth Warren Fellowship

The President and Council of the IHPBA are honoured to announce the Kenneth W. Warren Fellowship, made possible by a generous donation to the IHPBA by Dr. Kenneth W. Warren.

The fellowship provides USD 25,000 to be used to support the recipient's own salary in conduction of clinical or laboratory research over 12 months in a host department and country outside the applicant's own department and country. The fellowship may commence at any time after the award but no later than six months after it has been awarded.

General guidelines and instructions for applications

Further information about the IHPBA Kenneth Warren Fellowship

For further information about the IHPBA Kenneth Warren Fellowship please contact:

Alison Shamwana
IHPBA Executive Director
Telephone: +44 141 530 1687
E-mail: foundation@ihpba.org

Office hours are from 09.00 to 17.00 GMT/BST, Monday to Friday, and communication is possible in English.


The Warren Fellowship recipient of 2016-2017

Dr Alexandra Roch


Dr Roch's Progress Report

Click here for our news coverage of Dr Roch's appointment

Dr Roch's medical background:

  • 2000 – 2007: School of Medicine – Lyon Nord Medical School, Lyon, France
  • 2003 – 2007: Masters of Science (M.S.) in Human Biology and Biomedical Research with Honors University Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Lyon, France
  • 2007 – 2011: Internship/Residency in General Surgery – University Hospital of Angers, Angers, France
  • 2011: European Inter-University Diploma of Hepatic, Pancreatic and Biliary Cancers: Onco-surgical strategies, University Paris IX, Paris, France
  • 2011: Residency in Oncologic Surgery, Senior/Chief Resident – Paoli-Calmettes Cancer Institute, Marseille, France
  • 2011: Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) Summa Cum Laude                    
  • 2012: General Surgery Board Certification, France
  • 2012 – 2013: Master of Science (M.S.) in Cellular and Molecular Biosignalisation, and pathophysiology with High Honors – Angers School of Medicine, Angers, France
  • 2013 – 2015: HPB Research Fellowship – Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • 2015 – Present: Director of Outcomes Research – Pancreatic Cyst and Cancer Early Detection Center, IU Health at Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • 2016 – Present: HPB Outcomes Research data coordinator – Center for Outcomes Research in Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA


Click here for information about past recipients