Jay Korff Awarded June L. Biedler Prize for Cancer Journalism

Jay Korff Awarded June L. Biedler Prize for Cancer Journalism

Because of Daniel would like to congratulate Jay Korff for being awarded the June L. Biedler Prize for Cancer Journalism by the American Association for Cancer Research for his March 2017 article on Theresa Beech’s research in osteosarcoma. He has worked hard over the course of his career to raise awareness for childhood cancer, and we are honored by his interest in telling Daniel’s story.

You can read his award-winning article here, as well as another article of his about Daniel here.

Excerpt:

In a way, this mother and son have not stopped collaborating. Theresa Beech will tell you everything she has achieved in these inspiring and heartbreaking months and anything she uncovers in the years ahead will be because of Daniel.

Jay Korff is a journalist with WJLA-TV, ABC7, and News Channel 8. Over the course of his career, he has received a host of journalism awards, including 41 Regional Emmys. You can follow him on Twitter @abc7jay.



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