Matthew Ellis, MB BChir Ph.D.
Matthew Ellis, MB BChir Ph.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
Titles & Positions

  • Director, Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center

  • Professor of Medicine

  • Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology

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Grant Information

Grant ID: RR140033
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of Established Investigators
Recruited From: 
Washington University
Date Awarded: 
May 21, 2014
Grant Amount: 

Dr. Matthew Ellis, MD, Ph.D., is a top physician who sees breast cancer patients every week, as well as a scientist working at the forefront of understanding the genomics of breast cancer. He literally translates his laboratory knowledge directly into patient care every day.

He is known for his pioneering research in the pre-surgical treatment of breast cancer; he has developed treatment regimens that are being increasingly used worldwide. In 2014, he moved from Washington University in St. Louis to become the director of the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, with the help of a CPRIT Established Investigator Award.

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