|Grant ID: RR170023|
Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
May 17, 2017
Brain cancer is the most common cause of cancer-related deaths in children. Researchers hope to better understand how brain tumors arise in order to find more effective treatments.
An expert in pediatric brain cancer joined the faculty at Baylor College of Medicine in 2017 with the help of a First-Time Tenure-Track Award from CPRIT. Stephen Mack was a postdoctoral fellow in cancer epigenetics at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute. He joined the Dan L. Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center.