Immunomic Therapeutics adds Dr. Antonio Chiocca to scientific advisory board

Written by Alan Condon | September 10, 2019 | Print  |

Neurosurgeon Antonio Chiocca, MD, PhD, was recently appointed to the scientific advisory board of Immunomic Therapeutics.

Four things to know:

1. Dr. Chiocca has almost 25 years of experience in neuro-oncology and neurosurgery.

2. He is the Harvey W. Cushing professor of neurosurgery at Harvard Medical School in Boston as well as neurosurgeon-in-chief and chairman of the department of neurosurgery at Brigham and Women's Hospital, also in Boston.

3. Dr. Chiocca specializes in engineering biologic agents into selective anticancer agents, with a focus on brain tumors.

4. His work was featured in the Journal of Neurosurgery, Molecular Therapy as well as Neuro-oncology, and he served as president of the Society for Neuro-Oncology from 2015 to 2017.

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