Dr. Howard H. Bailey, M.D.
Director and Professor of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center
Dr. Howard H. Bailey, M.D. is the Andy and Susan North Professor of Cancer Research, Professor of Medicine and Obstetrics & Gynecology and Director of the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center (UWCCC). The UWCCC was one of the original National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers and is currently one of approximately 40 comprehensive cancer centers in the U.S. Dr. Bailey, a medical oncologist who has specialized in the development of new anti-cancer agents for prevention or therapy, currently lead a group of NCI-designated cancer centers in the development of novel cancer prevention agents. He recently was the Chair of the Cancer Prevention Committee of the American Society of Clinical Oncology which is the largest professional society in the world focused on cancer care and research. In that role he authored an international position paper on the need for increased HPV vaccination rates in the U.S. and around the globe.