The Right Team: Cross-Sector Expertise
Our world-class Scientific and Industry Advisory Councils are comprised of experts at the top of their fields in science and industry; validation of a research project or stakeholder meeting by our councils speaks volumes in the global pediatric cancer arena. By convening thought leaders and key perspectives, we offer a unique and sophisticated approach that will change the pediatric cancer landscape from within and accelerate the pace of pediatric drug development.
CureSearch Scientific Advisory Council
The Scientific Advisory Council (SAC) includes best-in-class pediatric oncologists who set the academic priorities for CureSearch research initiatives and evaluate projects on scientific merit. With the support of the SAC, CureSearch funds laboratory research aimed at transcending barriers and developing innovative approaches to solve the field's most challenging problems. The SAC is composed of experts from world-renown pediatric cancer research institutions and also includes representation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
CureSearch Scientific Advisory committee members (click each for more info):
CureSearch Industry Advisory Council
The Industry Advisory Council (IAC) includes leaders from the largest global oncology and biotechnology companies who champion CureSearch and pediatric cancer programs within industry. The Council reviews potential CureSearch-funded research projects for clinical, commercial and regulatory feasibility and provides objective counsel to assess clinical translation and drug development potential. IAC members include leaders from pharmaceutical companies, biotechs and clinical research organizations.
CureSearch Industry Advisory committee members (click each for more info):