About George E. Hucks Jr., MD
Specialties and Subspecialties
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Procedures and Research
Stem Cell Transplantation, Immunotherapy, Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-Cell (CAR-T) therapies, Relapsed Leukemia I have a passion for new immune-system based therapies that will offer options for patients with a variety of pediatric cancers in the coming years. I have specific experience with chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy for patients with relapsed and refractory B cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. As part of the Bone Marrow Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program at UNC, I am working on developing and implementing CAR-T cell protocols for relapsed leukemia, Hodgkin Lymphoma, and neuroblastoma.
Provider Details
Provider Type | Clinician
Gender | Male
Affiliations
UNC Hospitals- N.C. Children's Hospital
Departments and Divisions
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Hematology-Oncology
Education and Experience
Education
Medical School
University of South Carolina, 2002 - 2006
Residency
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, 2006 - 2009
Area: Pediatrics
Fellowships
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2009 - 2012
Area: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2016 - 2017
Area: Immunotherapy/Bone Marrow Transplant
Certifications
Pediatrics, Board Certified, 2012
Pediatrics-Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Board Certified, 2013
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