Susan M. Blaney, MD

Location

Texas Medical Center

Specialty

Hematology-Oncology

Contact Information

1102 Bates Street, Suite 1570.40
Houston, TX 77030

Phone: 832-822-1482
Fax: 832-825-4299

Executive Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine
Deputy Director, Cancer and Hematology Centers, Texas Children’s Hospital
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, Cancer Center, Texas Children’s Hospital
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine

Education

School Education Type Degree Year(s)
Walter Reed Army Medical Center fellowship Pediatric Hematology Oncology, PHEM 1990
Letterman Army Medical Center residency Pediatrics, PEDI 1987
Albany Medical College internship Pediatrics, PEDI 1985
Medical College of Ohio at Toledo medical school Doctor of Medicine, M.D. 1984

About Susan 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, MD 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

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics-Hematology/Oncology

Organization

Organization Name Role
Children's Oncology Group (COG) Vice Chair; Executive Committee; Scientific Council
Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium (PBTC) Steering and Executive Committee Member
American Society Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Member
American Society Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) Member
American Association Cancer Research (AACR) Member

Publications