Dr. Gerard C. Grosveld is a faculty member and chair of the genetics department at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. He received his PhD from the University of Amsterdam and is an Albert and Rosemary Joseph Endowed Chair in genetic research. He is one of the original discoverers of the BCR-ABL fusion gene in chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Throughout his career, he has won several awards for his research in genetics and cancer. At St. Jude, he leads his lab toward genetic discoveries that enhance our understanding of childhood cancer and reveal possible new therapeutic targets for pediatric patients.