• Susan M. Blaney, MD

    Blaney Susan (2)

    Department or Service

    Department of Pediatric Medicine, Hematology-Oncology

    Specialty

    Hematology-Oncology

    Primary Location

    Texas Children's Hospital

    Contact Information

    1102 Bates St.
    Suite 1570
    Houston, TX 77030
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    Phone: 832-822-1482
    Fax:  832-825-4299

    Executive Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics - Baylor College of Medicine
    Deputy Director, Texas Children's Cancer and Hematology Centers
    Martha Ann and Harold M. Selzman, M.D. Endowed Chair, Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, Baylor College of Medicine
    Vice President, Clinical and Translational Research, Baylor College of Medicine
    Co-Director, Developmental Therapeutics Program, Texas Children's Cancer Center
    Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine

    Medical School

    Medical College of Ohio at Toledo, Doctor of Medicine, 1984

    Internship

    Albany Medical College, Pediatrics, 1985

    Residency

    Letterman Army Medical Center, Pediatrics, 1987

    Fellowship

    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Pediatric Hematology Oncology, 1990

    From Dr. Blaney

    Dr. Susan Blaney is the Deputy Director of the Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers; Executive Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine (BCM); Vice President, Clinical and Translational Research, BCM; and holds the Martha Ann and Harold M. Selzman, M.D. Endowed Chair in the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research at BCM. She is also the Vice Chair of the Children’s Oncology Group, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) supported clinical trials group and the world’s largest organization devoted exclusively to pediatric cancer research.

    Dr. Blaney serves as the Co-Director of the Developmental Therapeutics Program at Texas Children’s Cancer Center where she performs pre-clinical and clinical studies of new antineoplastic agents. A primary focus of her research is the development of new drugs for the treatment of central nervous system tumors in children with a particular emphasis on the development of new agents for intrathecal administration.

    For more information, visit Dr. Susan Blaney’s profile on VIICTR.

    Clinical Interests

    Pharmacology
    New Drug Development
    Neuro-Oncology

    Research Interests

    Pre-clinical and clinical studies of new antineoplastic agents
    Developmental Therapeutics
    Central nervous system tumors
    New agents for intrathecal administration

    Professional Organizations

    • Children’s Oncology Group
      Vice Chair; Executive Committee; Scientific Council
    • Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium
      Steering and Executive Committee Member
    • American Society Clinical Oncology
      Member
    • American Society Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
      Member
    • American Association Cancer Research
      Member

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