Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Kurt Weiss receives R21 grant award from the National Cancer Institute

Dr. Kurt R. Weiss, a musculoskeletal oncologist in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, has been awarded an R21 Grant from the National Cancer Institute. The Grant, entitled "Exploring the Mechanisms of Sarcoma-Associated Cachexia" was awarded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and will be active on April 1, 2017. The support will last for two years. 

Dr. Weiss is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and holds a K08 Career Development Award from the NCI.