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Thomas E. Lad, MD

Principal Investigator for the SHCC Minority/Underserved NCI Community Oncology Research Program grant

Thomas Lad, MD
Thomas Lad, MD. Photo: Martin P. Zielinski

Thomas E. Lad, MD is an investigator with an extensive research background in NCI clinical trials.

He is responsible for overall administration and SHCC MU-NCORP operations. This includes development of new strategies for SHCC MU-NCORP growth and expansion within the framework of improved cancer services for the hospital, new physician recruitment and participation, development of plans to improve accrual to clinical studies, development of partnerships with new institutions and research bases, prioritization of studies and resources, and supervision of data management and audit operations.


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