George Fromm, PhD

Vice President of Research & Development

George joined Shattuck Labs in 2017 as the Vice President of R&D, and is one of the scientific co-inventors of the ARC platform. Previously, George served as the Senior Director of Research and Development at Heat Biologics, Inc., where he directed the Discovery and Clinical based research efforts for their phase I/II trials, and co-invented a ‘next-generation’ vaccine platform that combines a cell based immunotherapy vaccine and a T cell costimulatory fusion protein in a single treatment. He has authored IND submissions, several NIH and Private Foundation Grants, and was a recipient of an NIH T32 Training Grant Fellowship. George has also authored numerous publications in leading journals, including Cell, Molecular Cell, Genes and Development, and Blood. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Rochester, NY and conducted his post-doctoral fellowship training with the NIH branch; National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.