Career Development Program (CDP)

Directors: Michael A. Hollingsworth, Ph.D., Michael Brattain, Ph.D. and Jean Grem, M.D.

Career Development Awards will be used to support the development of careers in translational pancreatic cancer research by individuals from one of the following categories:

  1. Clinical fellows in medical oncology, gastroenterology, pathology, or surgery;
  2. Junior faculty members at the instructor or assistant professor level, either clinical faculty who seek training and an opportunity to establish a career that includes basic science research, or basic science faculty who want additional training or an opportunity to undertake translational research;
  3. Senior postdoctoral fellows who are at the point of entering the academic ranks and establishing independent research programs;
  4. Established clinical faculty who require additional training in basic or translational research in order to establish a translational research program.

Year One Quan P. Ly, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Surgical Oncology
UNMC College of Medicine
Year Two Pankaj Singh, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
UNMC Eppley Institute