Bhatia Smita 2016 high resforWEBSmita Bhatia, M.D., MPH, professor in the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, has joined the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Science Policy and Government Affairs Committee.

This committee provides expert guidance and recommends evidence-based policies to policymakers to advance cancer science and expedite cancer research. Committee members also periodically visit legislators in Washington, D.C. to advocate for robust funding increases for medical research and cancer science.

Congratulations Dr. Bhatia!