The Hutch's Dr. Gary Gilliland speaks at GeekWire Summit highlighting innovations in the Northwest and beyond
Oct. 10, 2017
| By Susan Keown / Fred Hutch News Service
Washington state is known as the home for innovation in aviation and in coffee. But could it be known as the capital of cancer cures, too? That’s the question — and the challenge — that Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center President and Director Dr. Gary Gilliland posed to hundreds of tech industry and business leaders today at the 2017 GeekWire Summit in Seattle.
Fred Hutch President and Director Gary Gilliland is bringing big-data experts on board to make good on his prediction that there could be cures and therapies for “most, if not all, human cancers” by 2025.