Jaime M. Guidry Auvil, PhD

Jaime M. Guidry Auvil, PhD

Dr. Jaime M. Guidry Auvil serves as the director of the Office of Data Sharing at CBIIT. Since joining NCI in 2010, Dr. Guidry Auvil has coordinated programmatic and data sharing activities within NCI's Center for Cancer Genomics, most extensively for the pediatric cancer genomics Therapeutically Applicable Research to Generate Effective Treatments (TARGET) initiative. She additionally serves as an NCI representative on leadership and working group teams to provide guidance for the Gabriella Miller Kids First Pediatric Research Program through the NIH Office of the Director. Prior to her time at NCI, Dr. Guidry Auvil led clinical and biomedical translational research studies within academia (Veteran Affairs Hospital of Baltimore and the University of Maryland Medical School) and the biotechnology industry (BBI Biotech, Inc.). Dr. Guidry Auvil received her doctorate in tumor biology from Georgetown University Medical School, where her research on adhesion molecule, cadherin-11, in metastatic cancers led to the development of a patented small molecule inhibitor intended for the treatment of both bone metastatic cancers and rheumatoid arthritis. Dr. Guidry Auvil received her undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University.