Principal Investigator

Bruce Clurman, MD, PhD

Bruce Clurman, MD, PhD

Phone: 206.667.4524

Executive Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer & Deputy Director, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
Professor, Clinical Research Division
Professor, Human Biology Division
Rosput Reynolds Endowed Chair
Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Washington


1981 – BA, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, WA (Philosophy)
1988 – PhD, Cornell University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, New York, NY (Viral Oncology)
1989 – MD, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY (Medicine)

Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Fellowship: Medical Oncology/Molecular Medicine, FHCRC and University of Washington

Awards and Honors

1980 – Phi Beta Kappa, University of Virginia
1981 – Graduation with Highest Distinction, University of Virginia
1981 – Louis H. Hammond Award for Excellence in Philosophy, University of Virginia
1981 – Rudin Foundation Medical Scientist Fellowship, Sloan-Kettering Institute,
1985 – Horsfall Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
1991 – Molecular Medicine Fellowship, University of Washington
1994 – NIH K08 Career Development Award, National Cancer Institute
1994 – Young Investigator Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology
1994 – Jose Carreras Fellowship
1997 – James S. McDonnell Foundation Scholarship
1999 – W.M. Keck Foundation Distinguished Young Scholar in Medical Research
2005 – Member, American Society of Clinical Investigation
2006 – Burroughs Welcome Fund Scholar in Translational Medicine
2014 – Jose Carreras/E. Donnall Thomas Endowed Chair for Cancer Research, FHCRC, Seattle, WA