Sam McBrayer, Ph.D.
Sam McBrayer, Ph.D.
Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor

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Biography

Grant Information

Grant ID: RR190034
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Recruited From: 
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School
Date Awarded: 
May 15, 2019
Grant Amount: 
$2,000,000

Sam McBrayer received his bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from Baylor University and went on to obtain his Ph.D. in cancer biology from Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. At Northwestern, he worked to explain the molecular underpinnings of enhanced glucose transport activity in multiple myeloma in the laboratory of Dr. Steven Rosen. Dr. McBrayer then joined the laboratory of Dr. William G. Kaelin, Jr. at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School as an American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellow.

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