|Awarded On||May 19, 2021|
|Title||Cancer Therapeutics Training Program (CTTP)|
|Award Mechanism||Research Training|
|Institution/Organization||Texas A&M University System Health Science Center|
|Principal Investigator/Program Director||Peter Davies|
|Cancer Sites||All Sites|
*Pending contract negotiation
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...