The Center for Developmental Therapeutics is guided by Teresa K Woodruff, PhD and Thomas O'Halloran, PhD. Dr. Woodruff has overall responsibility for the administrative guidance of the program, its structural coherence and integration and scientific direction while Dr. O'Halloran is the faculty director.

Executive Advisory Board

The CDT Advisory Board includes experts from several diciplines within Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences and the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.  The Advisory Board acts as a resource for information, advice, and support for the Center staff.  They provide perspectives from key constituents of the Northwestern University community on issues such as cancer research, drug delivery and commercialization.

The Board also consists of three ex officio members, which include the Vice and Associate Presidents for Research and Associate Vice President of Innovation and New Ventures Office.