Speaker Profile

M.D., Pediatric Oncologist, Stanford

Biography
I am a pediatric oncologist actively pursuing immunotherapy research with a focus on translating cellular therapies. In the laboratory, I engaged in CAR T cell engineering and studies of T cell subset optimization for adoptive transfer. I lead early phase clinical trials studying alternatives to CD19-monospecific targeting, including bispecific CAR and CD22 CAR development, and am a co-investigator studying GD2-specific CAR T cell therapy for fatal brainstem tumors. In efforts to expand our knowledge of real world performance of CAR T cell therapy, I founded and chair the Pediatric Real-world CAR Consortium (PRWCC), a consortium with 38 participating core institutions and a mission to foster collaboration and create a forum for multi-institutional data and sample sharing. This is a growing collaborative network that is poised towards advancing outcomes following immunotherapy for pediatric cancers.


 Session Abstract – PMWC 2024 Silicon Valley

Track 4 - January 24 9.00 A.M.-4.45 P.M.


Track Chair: Keith Yamamoto, UCSF

  • PMWC 2024 Award Ceremony:
    Luminary Honoree: Geoff Ginsburg, NIH (All of Us)
  • Fireside Chat: Geoff Ginsburg, NIH and Keith Yamamoto, UCSF
  • New Federal Programs Driving Transformative Health Breakthroughs (PANEL)
    Chair: Keith Yamamoto, UCSF
    - Arunan Skandarajah, ARPA-H
    - Susan Marqusee, NSF
    - Sheng Lin-Gibson, NIST
  • AI-driven Advances in Precision Medicine (PANEL)
    Chair: Sharat Israni, Bakar Institute, UCSF
    - Suzanne Tamang, Stanford
    - Colleen Clancy, UC Davis
    - Nevan Krogan, UCSF
    - Lauren Erdman, University of Toronto
  • Precision Medicine in New Research Frameworks (PANEL)
    Chair: Regis B. Kelly, UCSF
    - Joe DeRisi, UCSF
    - Luke Gilbert, UCSF
    - Prachee Avasthi, Arcadia Science
  • Living Therapeutics for Precision Medicine
    Chair: Michelle Hermiston, UCSF
    - Peter Marks, FDA
    - Wendell Lim, UCSF
    - Liora Schultz, Stanford
  • AI and Precision Medicine: Navigating Equity and Social Justice Challenges (PANEL)
    Chair: Hank Greely, Stanford
    - Ziad Obermeyer, UC Berkeley
    - Sara L. Ackerman, UCSF

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