EGRP-Supported Epidemiology Consortia

Brain Cancer

Brain Tumor Epidemiology Consortium (BTEC)

Since 2003
NIH Contacts


BTEC Liaison:
Gabriel Lai, Ph.D.


Preetha Rajaraman, Ph.D.

Lead Investigators:

Luc Bauchet, M.D., Ph.D.
Centre Hospitalo-Universitaire (CHU) and National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM), Montpellier, France

Joe Wiemels, Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco


Since 2007
NIH Contacts


Gabriel Lai, Ph.D.

Lead Investigator:

Melissa Bondy, Ph.D.
Baylor College of Medicine

Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium (PBTC)

Since 1999
NIH Contacts


PBTC Liaison:
Mukesh Verma, Ph.D.


Peter Inskip, Sc.D.

Lead Investigator:

Includes various EGRP-funded investigators teamed with DCEG investigators.

Patricia Buffler, Ph.D, M.P.H.
University of California, Berkeley

Key to Acronyms Used in Tables

  • EGRP - Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program
  • CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • DCB - Division of Cancer Biology
  • DCEG - Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics
  • NCI - National Cancer Institute
  • NHGRI - National Human Genome Research Institute
  • NIEHS - National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
  • NIGMS - National Institute of General Medical Sciences
  • NIH - National Institutes of Health
  • OCS - Office of Cancer Survivorship
  • OD - Office of the Director

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