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Robert J. Brown, M.D.

Vice President of Clinical Development

Robert J. Brown, M.D. serves as vice president of clinical development at Nurix. He is trained as a pediatric neuro-oncologist with a decade of immunotherapy drug development expertise. Prior to joining Nurix, Dr. Brown led cellular therapy development programs in both solid tumors and hematologic malignancies, including allogeneic CAR-T cells at Allogene and tumor infiltrating lymphocytes at Iovance Biotherapeutics. Dr. Brown’s training includes pediatric oncology at the Yale School of Medicine and the treatment of pediatric brain and spinal cord tumors at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and University of Southern California. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship in radiation-induced brain injury at UCLA, focusing on the role of long-term inflammation on brain development, repair, and dementia. He holds an M.D. from the Weill Cornell Medical College in New York and a B.Sc. in chemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.