Joe Flores-Toro, Ph.D.

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Science and Technology Policy Fellow

Biography

Dr. Joe Flores-Toro is an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Science and Technology Policy Fellow working with the NCI Office of Data Sharing within CBIIT. In his role, Dr. Flores-Toro supports data access and sharing efforts such as the Childhood Cancer Data Initiative.

Prior to his doctoral studies, Dr. Flores-Toro was a high school science teacher with a passion for science communication. Dr. Flores-Toro earned his doctoral degree in Pharmacology and Therapeutics at the University of Florida. His research focused on the development of therapeutic approaches using existing immunological tools combined with small molecule antagonists to treat glioblastoma.

Projects

  • Childhood Cancer Data Initiative (CCDI)
  • Gabriella Miller Kids First Data Access Committee
  • NCI Data Access Committee

Publications