Corey Casper, M.D., M.P.H. is the Chief Executive Officer at the Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI); Clinical Professor of Medicine and Global Health, University of Washington; and Affiliate Member, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Dr. Casper recieved his M.D. degree from Cornell University Medical College, and his M.P.H. from the School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Universtiy of Washington. His expertise is in infection-related cancers; cancer in low-resource settings; use of biologics for the treatment of infectious diseases and cancer; design and conduct of clinical trials; and vaccine development. He has received numerous awards and recognitions, and is a member of the Executive Advisory Board, Center for Disease Control's Committtee on Preventing Infections Among Cancer Patients and the National Cancer Advisory Board, Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Global Health. Dr. Casper has published extensively in refereed journals. He has been the keynote speaker at many prestigious scientific and clinical meetings and workshops, and discussed the topics of Developing Novel Strategies for the Prevention and Treatment of Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma in Sub-Saharan Africa, and Collaborations to Improve Global Oncology Reserach, among others.