Jed Nuchtern, MD
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Jed G. Nuchtern, MD, is chief of Pediatric General Surgery at Texas Children's Hospital and the William J Pokorny Professor of Pediatric Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. A graduate of Princeton University, Dr. Nuchtern received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School.  He completed his general surgery training at the University of Washington and a research fellowship at the National Institutes of Health.  He received advanced training in pediatric surgery at Baylor College of Medicine.  In addition to a clinical focus on surgical oncology and general pediatric surgery, Dr. Nuchtern conducts a basic research program that focuses on molecular target discovery in neuroblastoma.  He is a member of the Children’s Oncology Group and is currently vice-chair of the Neuroblastoma Disease Committee. He was the principle investigator of the COG perinatal neuroblastoma study, which demonstrated that expectant observation was safe and effective therapy for infants with adrenal masses. He is the Co-PI for the current COG protocol for non-high risk neuroblastoma, ANBL1232.