Grant ID RP210159
Awarded On August 18, 2021
Title Early Clinical Investigator
Program Academic Research
Award Mechanism Early Clinical Investigator
Institution/Organization The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Principal Investigator/Program Director Carl Gay
Cancer Sites Lung and Bronchus
Contracted Amount $1,499,997*

*Pending contract negotiation

Lay Summary

We are delighted to nominate Dr. Carl Gay of the Department of Thoracic/Head & Neck Medical Oncology for the CPRIT Early Clinical Investigator Award. He has a longstanding commitment to translational and patient-focused research, including being twice awarded HHMI Fellowships during his undergraduate training at Johns Hopkins University and completing his M.D./Ph.D. at New York University School of Medicine where his thesis work on angiogenesis was published in Developmental Cell. Dr. Gay completed his medical oncology training via the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Research Pathway University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Gay was incredibly productive during this train...

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