Casey Williams is the Director of the Avera Center for Precision Oncology and the Department of Molecular and Experimental Medicine at the Avera Cancer Institute in Sioux Falls, SD. Dr. Williams received his Pharm.D. from Creighton University and subsequently completed his PGY-1 residency in Pharmacy Practice at the University of North Carolina, and his PGY-2 Oncology Practice residency at the University of Texas/Audie Murphy VA. Dr. Williams has clinical faculty appointments at the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University School of Pharmacy, and the University of South Dakota School Of Medicine. His current research focus is in cancer genomics and translational therapeutics to better understand the role that specific genes have on the activity of various treatments for the treatment of cancer. Dr. Williams is very passionate about the mission of HOPA to improve the lives of patients with cancer and highlighting the role that pharmacists play in all aspects of patient management and research.