Susan Blaney, M.D.
Susan Blaney, M.D., deputy director of Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers, was recently elected to serve as chair of the Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) Advisory Committee on Childhood Cancers (ACCC). Blaney, who has been a member of the committee for three years, will serve a two-year term. The ACCC advises CPRIT’s Oversight Committee on issues surrounding childhood cancer. In collabo- ration with pediatric oncologists throughout Texas, the committee provides information and opportunities for innovative research as it relates to the treatment, care, prevention and control of childhood cancer.