Dr. Jonathan C. Trent earned his undergraduate degree in chemistry at Southeastern Oklahoma State University and his MD and PhD in cancer biology from The University of Texas Health Science Center. He completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center, and a fellowship in medical oncology at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center while serving as chief fellow. Prior to joining the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, he held appointments as faculty of the University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston, and Associate Professor of Medicine in the Department of Sarcoma Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. Dr. Trent is currently the Associate Director for Clinical Research for the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Co-Director of the Musculoskeletal Center, and the Director for Bone and Soft-tissue Sarcoma.