Tracy Batchelor, MD is the Miriam Sydney Joseph Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, Neurologist-In-Chief and Chair of the Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Co-Leader of the Neuro-Oncology Program at the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center (DF/HCC). His research focus is experimental therapeutics for brain tumors with over 350 peer-reviewed publications in these areas. He is the principal investigator of the NCI-funded DF/HCC P50/SPORE award and the Harvard/Stanford site of the U19 Glioblastoma Therapeutics Network . He is the elected chair of the NCI Brain Malignancies Steering Committee. He has also served in multiple elected leadership positions within the American Academy of Neurology, the World Federation of Neurology, and the Society for Neuro-Oncology. He has mentored over 50 Neuro-Oncology trainees and K12 scholars.