Grant ID RR210008
Awarded On November 18, 2020
Title Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Program CPRIT Scholar
Award Mechanism Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Institution/Organization The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Principal Investigator/Program Director Pavan Bachireddy
Cancer Sites Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myeloma
Contracted Amount $2,000,000
Summary of Goals and Objectives

My overall goals and objectives are to publish high-quality, high-impact research that transforms our understanding of cancer immunity and motivates novel immunotherapeutic approaches to hematologic malignancies, starting in the post-transplant setting. I aim to develop a state of the art academic research lab focused on studying mechanisms of co-evolution between cancer and immune cells that dictate clinical outcomes to immunotherapies.

To achieve this goal, I seek a tenure-track faculty position at an academic medical center that provides me with strong research support and computational resources, access to well-annotated biorepositories of cryopreserved samples representing a diversity o...

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