Timothy Triche -

Tim is the emeritus Chair of Pathology and Founding Director of the Center for Personalized Medicine at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California. He has focused his career on cancer since 1974 when he joined the National Cancer Institute at NIH, where he developed specialized cancer diagnostics. Over his career he has received more than $50 million in grants, published 250-plus peer-reviewed manuscripts, and founded or co-founded six biotech companies, including the first to perform cancer predisposition testing in 1993. He currently sits on the boards of four companies and advises investors and biotech companies on potential investment opportunities. He is a full-time faculty member at the USC Norris Cancer Center, engaged in cancer research and diagnosis. Most recently, he launched OncoKids, a childhood cancer gene panel to guide diagnosis and treatment of cancer in children, adolescents, and young adults.