|Awarded On||February 15, 2023|
|Title||Recruitment of Established Investigators|
|Award Mechanism||Recruitment of Established Investigators|
|Institution/Organization||The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston|
|Principal Investigator/Program Director||Hongfang Liu|
|Cancer Sites||All Sites|
|Summary of Goals and Objectives||
Dr. Hongfang Liu will employ the proposed CPRIT funding to realize the WONDER (Real World Data-driven Precision Oncology through Data Science and Informatics Excellence in Research) project at UTHealth Houston School of Biomedical Informatics. Rapid advances in cancer care are a crucial public health priority and, most especially, with regard to evaluating disparities associated with novel cancer therapies. To that end, significant progress in this area of research can be made through leveraging various types of real-world data (RWD) sources to derive data-driven insights associated with the translation and implementation of novel cancer therapies in the clinical environment. The WONDER proj...