Charles W. M. Roberts, MD, PhD, currently serves as the Comprehensive Cancer Center Director and Executive Vice-President at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN. Prior to that he served as Deputy Scientific Director of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, as well as Scientific Director of the Solid Tumor Program and Co-Chair of the Pediatric IRB at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School. Dr. Roberts received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin and his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from Washington University in St. Louis. He has been elected to the Society of Pediatric Research, the American Society of Clinical Investigation, and the American Pediatric Society.