Maura Gillison, M.D., Ph.D.
Maura Gillison, M.D., Ph.D.
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Titles & Positions

  • Professor, Department of Thoracic/Head and Neck Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine

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Biography

Grant Information

Grant ID: RR170005
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of Established Investigators
Recruited From: 
The Ohio State University
Date Awarded: 
November 16, 2016
Grant Amount: 
$6,000,000

Dr. Maura Gillison, M.D., Ph.D., is the world’s foremost expert on head and neck cancers caused by the human papilloma virus. In 2017, she joins the faculty at UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center both to expand her research program beyond cancers of the head and neck and to tap into the expertise already in Texas.

“The head and neck cancer research program at MD Anderson is second to none,” says Gillison, a CPRIT Established Investigator, “in terms of the number of patients, the ability to collaborate across disciplines, and the team science culture.”

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