OVERVIEWDr. Saba is a pediatric oncoloigist and Senior Scientist who holds the John and Edna Beck Chair in Pediatric Cancer Research at the Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI). She is an Associated Adjunct Professor of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at the University of California San Francisco. She is a member of the Society for Pediatric Research, the Children’s Oncology Group and the American Society for Clinical Investigation. She has served as a member of the Chemo and Dietary Prevention of Cancer Study Section of the National Institutes of Health.
On October 22, 2014, Dr. Saba’s laboratory at CHORI was designated a Swim Across America Laboratory. Funds from SAA support research projects conducted under her supervision that aim to clarify genetic and biochemical mechanisms responsible for the initiation and progression of cancer in children. It is hoped that information gained from this research will result in novel, safe and targeted therapies for children with cancer.
Revised: Wednesday, November 5, 2014 11:07 AM