|Awarded On||August 18, 2021|
|Title||Early Clinical Investigator|
|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|
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...