Dr. Tom Curran of Children’s Mercy Hospital, discusses the unique challenges faced by medical professionals in their fight against children’s cancer. Join us for this exclusive Science Happy Hour event.
Science Happy Hour is $5 for Museum at Prairiefire Members and $10 for general admission. Wine, beer, soft drinks and appetizers are included with purchase of ticket. Science Happy Hour appetizers are generously provided by Grimaldi’s.
Tom Curran, PhD, FRS, holds the Donald J. Hall Eminent Scholar in Pediatric Research and he serves as the Executive Director and Chief Scientific Officer of the Children’s Research Institute, Children’s Mercy, Kansas City. He is also a Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine and a Professor of Cancer Biology in the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Curran is responsible for defining the vision and guiding the growth of the Children’s Research Institute into a leading center for pediatric translational research.