John Simpkins

Administrative Director of Research

John Simpkins is the Administrative Director of Research for the CCCR. He oversees the grants and extramural research portfolio for the center which currently totals in excess of $23 million per year. He is also responsible for administering the Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Clinical Fellowship Program. John has both a scientific and a business background, and he graduated with a Natural Sciences degree from The Johns Hopkins University and a MBA from Rosemont College. He is a Certified Research Administrator (CRA) by the Research Administrators Certification Council.