Kristin A. Anderson, PhD

Kristin A. Anderson, PhD

Research Associate
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, Washington

AACR associate member, Kristin G. Anderson, is a research associate in the Clinical Research Division at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the Immunology Department at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington. As a breast cancer survivor, she aspires to a translational research career developing cutting-edge cancer therapies. Her research focuses on innovative approaches for treating solid tumors with adoptive T cell therapy. Currently, she is developing molecular engineering strategies to improve tumor-killing by genetically modified T cells, with the ultimate goal of translating her findings into safe and effective treatments for ovarian cancer patients.