Priya Bhasin (professional known as Dr. Kumthekar) is a board certified in both neurology and neuro-oncology and uses her expertise to treat both primary brain cancer and metastatic brain cancer at the renowned Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center at Northwestern University. Beyond her passion for patient care, Priya leads multiple clinical trials to advance patient care and to advance the science of treating brain tumors. With this expertise, Priya also has the opportunity to work closely with pharmaceutical companies, advise biotech investors and speak at national conferences on her clinical research. Prior to joining the Northwestern faculty, Priya completed both her neurology residency and neuro-oncology fellowship at Northwestern where she also served as neurology chief resident. Priya’s newest love is being a mother but has also held onto her hobbies of running and cooking.