Brian Till

Appointments and Affiliations

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Clinical Research Division
Assistant Member, Appointed: 2012
University of Washington
Assistant Professor
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Stem Cell Transplant Service
Attending Physician
Professional Headshot of Brian Till

Mailing Address

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
P.O. Box 19024
Seattle, Washington 98109-1024
United States


Phone: (206) 667-7269
Fax: (206) 667-1874


M.D., Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, 2002.
B.S., Biology, The Catholic University of America, 1998.

Research Interests

Dr. Till specializes in autologous stem cell transplantation to treat lymphoma and multiple myeloma, as well as adoptive T cell therapy clinical trials for lymphoma.

Previous Positions

2011-2012: Associate in Clinical Research, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
2008-2011: Research Associate, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
2008-2012: Acting Instructor, University of Washington.

Additional Experience

2005-2008: Fellowship, Oncology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
2003-2005: Residency, Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
2002-2003: Internship, Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.


American Society of Hematology (2006-present), Member
SWOG (formerly Southwest Oncology Group) (2009-present), Member of Working Group on Lymphoma Committee
American Society of Clinical Oncology (2007-2009), Member
American Association for Cancer Research (2007-2008), Associate Member

Honors and Awards

2012: NCI Cancer Center Support Grant recruitment award (from UW/FHCRC Cancer Consortium)
2011: Moderator, Oral Abstract Session at American Society of Hematology annual meeting
2010: Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award
2009: Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG) Young Investigator
2009: NIH Loan Repayment Program recipient
2008: Featured as distinguished alumnus in CUA Annual Report
2008: Lymphoma Research Foundation Clinical Investigator Career Development Grant
2008: ASCO Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award (YIA). Research proposal was sponsored by the Journal of Clinical Oncology (one award per year achieves this distinction).
2007: American Society of Hematology Travel Award.
2007: ASCO/AACR Workshop on Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Participant.
2007: University of Washington General Clinical Research Center Pilot and Feasibility Grant.
1999: NIH Student Summer Research Award, University of Chicago.
1998: Summa Cum Laude, CUA.
1998: CUA Academic Excellence Award in Biology.
1997: Roy Bode Memorial Award for student leadership, CUA.
1997: Thomas Jefferson University Summer Research Program Award.
1996: NSF Institute for Biological Timing Summer Research Award (University of Virginia).
1996: H.P. Ward Prize for Excellence in Organic Chemistry, CUA.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Research Award (CUA).
1995: F.O. Rice Award for Excellence in Freshman Chemistry, CUA.
1995: CRC Press Freshman Chemistry Achievement Award, CUA
1993-1998: Archdiocesan Scholarship (full tuition), The Catholic University of America (CUA).

Board Certification and Eligibility

Medical Oncology (ABIM), 10/2008 - 12/2018
Internal Medicine (ABIM), 08/2005 - 12/2015

Current License(s) to Practice

Washington State License, 02/2005 - 08/21/2013


  • Clinical Investigator Award, Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation: Optimization of adoptive immunotherapy for lymphoma using genetically modified CD20-specific T cells, Principal Investigator, 7/1/2010 – 6/30/2013.
  • NIH/NCI Cancer Center Support Grant (PI: Corey), 1/1/1977 – 12/31/2014.
    Sub-Project: CCSG Recruitment Award, Principal Investigator, 7/1/2012 - 6/30/2015.

Recent Publications