Scientific Advisory Council
The CureSearch for Children’s Cancer Scientific Advisory Council was created in 2012 to develop and guide the organization’s scientific strategy, agenda, and grants program in a way that strengthened the value of our research outcomes by focusing on moving findings from the bench to the bedside as quickly as possible.
With the support of the Scientific Advisory Council, CureSearch funds laboratory research aimed at transcending research barriers and developing innovative research approaches to solve the field’s most challenging problems.
CureSearch Scientific Advisory committee members (click each for more info):
Industry Advisory Council
The CureSearch for Children’s Cancer Industry Advisory Council was created in 2016 to guide the organization’s Catapult Initiative. The council brings together industry leaders committed to pediatric oncology drug development. With the support of the Industry Advisory Council, CureSearch hopes to propel new treatments over the Valley of Death by facilitating collaboration between academic researchers and pharmaceutical companies, fostering and encouraging pediatric oncology drug development and clinical trials and accelerating commercialization of new therapies for children with cancer.
CureSearch Industry Advisory committee members (click each for more info):
John Chung, MD
Senior Clinical Development Leader – Pediatric Oncology