Principal Investigator

Bruce Clurman, MD, PhD

Bruce Clurman, MD, PhD

Phone: 206.667.4524

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


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