Ben Melson has been named CFO of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center based in Houston. He replaces Weldon Gage, who left MD Anderson last May. Melson returns to the CFO role at MD Anderson after a 12-year absence. He left to become CFO at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston. In the past year, Melson also has served as a member of MD Anderson's institutional audit committee and was on the audit committee of the University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston.