CPRIT CAP Awardees


The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) has funded a Collaborative Action Program to Reduce Liver Cancer Mortality in Texas. Local CPRIT CAP awardees are:

Hashem B. El-Serag, M.D., MPH

Baylor College of Medicine

The Texas Collaborative Center for Hepatocellular Cancer (RP190641) View Abstract.

Jessica Hwang, M.D., MPH 

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Patient-centered liver cancer prevention in the Houston community (RP190513). View Abstract

Fasiha Kanwal 

Baylor College of Medicine

Reducing Disparities in the Risk of Hepatocellular Cancer.

Aaron Thrift

Baylor College of Medicine

Genetic Epidemiology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Hispanics.

Amit Singal 

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

A Novel Risk Stratification and Early Detection Strategy to Reduce Liver Cancer Mortality.