Grant ID RR230020
Awarded On February 15, 2023
Title Recruitment of Established Investigators
Program CPRIT Scholar
Award Mechanism Recruitment of Established Investigators
Institution/Organization The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Principal Investigator/Program Director Hongfang Liu
Cancer Sites All Sites
Contracted Amount $6,000,000
Summary of Goals and Objectives

Dr. Hongfang Liu will employ the proposed CPRIT funding to realize the WONDER (Real World Data-driven Precision Oncology through Data Science and Informatics Excellence in Research) project at UTHealth Houston School of Biomedical Informatics. Rapid advances in cancer care are a crucial public health priority and, most especially, with regard to evaluating disparities associated with novel cancer therapies. To that end, significant progress in this area of research can be made through leveraging various types of real-world data (RWD) sources to derive data-driven insights associated with the translation and implementation of novel cancer therapies in the clinical environment. The WONDER proj...

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