UT Health SA Newsroom: Greehey Institute begins 2018 with new faculty studying children’s cancer
The Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute at UT Health San Antonio is on an impressive and rising trajectory as 2018 begins. This includes the recruitment of seven new faculty members, further bolstering the Alamo City’s thriving biosciences sector.
Extramural funding for the Greehey Institute totaled $11.1 million in the state fiscal year ending Aug. 31, 2017. The new investigators accounted for $1.1 million, or 10 percent, of those research awards. The new scientists are in various stages of establishing laboratories, boosting the number of active labs at the Greehey Institute to 17.