SPARK Excellence Award Bestowed

Mount Receives SPARK Award

June 13, 2018

SPARK Stanford awards its fourth SPARK Excellence Award to Christopher Mount, PhD. An MD/PhD student in Michelle Monje's Laboratory, Chris has worked on developing a CAR-T therapy for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, an agressive and universally fatal pediatric brain cancer. A more detailed discussion of his work was recently published in Nature Medicine.

Past Recipients of SPARK Excellence Award

Peter Santa Maria, MD

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology

Teresa Purzner, MD

Graduate Fellow

Aaron Crapster, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow