David M. Loeb, MD PhD

Committee Member

Dr. David Loeb received his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from Columbia University in New York and completed training in general pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. His clinical time is split between being a member of the Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplantation Team and directing the Musculoskeletal Tumor Program. His laboratory research focuses on understanding the biology of bone and muscle tumors, and translating that understanding into clinical trials of novel agents for children and young adults with high risk sarcomas. Laboratory work has been sponsored by the National Institutes of Health, as well as a number of generous foundations, including the Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative, the Rally Foundation for Childhood Cancer Research, and the Sarcoma Foundation of America. Clinical trials that he has led have been funded by pharmaceutical companies, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, and the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Loeb is an author on more than 60 scientific publications. He is on the editorial board of the Journal of Clinical Oncology, is a member of the COG Ewing’s Sarcoma Biology Committee, and is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Rally Foundation for Childhood Cancer Research, Solving Kids Cancer, the Neurofibromatosis Therapeurtic Acceleration Program, the Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative, and The Pablove Foundation.