Session Chair: Timothy P. Cripe, MD, PhD, FAAP
Timothy P. Cripe, MD, PhD, FAAP, is chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology and Blood & Marrow Transplant (BMT) at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, a Gordon Teter Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cancer at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. A Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Cripe’s research interests include immunotherapies and oncolytic viruses for cancer treatment. He received his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from Princeton University and his MD and PhD in Genetics from the University of Iowa. He completed his pediatric residency training at the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital and his subspecialty fellowship training in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Children’s Hospital, Boston, and the University of Colorado/Children’s Hospital, Denver. He was on faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital prior to coming to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in 2012.