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UTMB Awarded $2.9 million for State-wide Data Management and Analysis Core for Comparative Effectiveness Research

Aug 19, 2021, 16:29 PM by Rachel Fowler

As part of $142 million in new grants, the Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas, (CPRIT) announced on August 18, 2021 an award of $2,936,731 to Yong-Fang Kuo, PhD, Professor of Preventive Medicine and Population Health and Director of the UTMB Office of Biostatistics. The award supports the establishment of a state-wide resource, The Data Management and Analysis Core (DMAC) for Comparative Effectiveness Research on Cancer in Texas, at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. 

Additional Key personnel from UTMB include Dr. Goodwin, Dr. Lopez, Dr. Jupiter, and Dr. Yu.