People: ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc (ZIOP.OQ)
Dr. Laurence James Neil Cooper, M.D., Ph.D., is Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Prior to joining us, Dr. Cooper led the Pediatric Cell Therapy service (formally named the BMT program) as a tenured professor at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, or MD Anderson, where he had worked since 2006. In addition to caring for children, adolescents and young adults undergoing autologous and allogeneic hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation, referred to as HSCT, at MD Anderson, he ran a laboratory translating immunology into clinical practice. His program had multiple investigator-initiated trials that infuse T cells and NK cells to target malignancies. Dr. Cooper also holds an appointment as a Visiting Scientist at MD Anderson and as Adjunct Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Cooper obtained his BA at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio and M.D. and Ph.D. degrees at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland before training in Pediatric Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation, or BMT, at the Fred Hutchinson cancer Research Center in Seattle.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||1,200,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||1,135,540|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||77,071|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||2,412,610|