Grant ID RP210043
Awarded On May 19, 2021
Title Cancer Therapeutics Training Program (CTTP)
Program Academic Research
Award Mechanism Research Training
Institution/Organization Texas A&M University System Health Science Center
Principal Investigator/Program Director Peter Davies
Cancer Sites All Sites
Contracted Amount $3,136,872*

*Pending contract negotiation

Lay Summary

The Cancer Therapeutics Training Program (CTTP) is a multi-institutional training program that will prepare post-doctoral trainees for future careers in drug discovery research in either academia or the pharmaceutical industry. The Program will address the need in Texas for more scientists trained with the essential skills and knowledge necessary to translate discoveries made in the laboratory into new drugs for the treatment of patients with cancer. The CTTP is a partnership between the Gulf Coast Consortia (GCC) Innovative Drug Discovery and Development Consortium (GCC-IDDD) and four partner institutions, Texas A&M University, UTHealth Science Center – Houston, Texas Southern University a...

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