Training the next generation of cancer researchers

Officers

Kerry L. Burnstein, Ph.D.       President

Kay Macleod, Ph.D.                President-Elect and Secretary

James R. Broach, Ph.D.         Vice President and Treasurer

Sheridan Wilder                      Assistant Secretary and Treasurer

Executive Committee

Toni M. Antalis, Ph.D.     Ex Officio, President 2014
Professor, Physiology
Associate Director, Center for Vascular and Inflammatory Diseases
Director, Molecular Medicine Graduate Program in Life Sciences
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Marlene and Stuart Greenebaum Cancer Center
800 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
TEL 410-706 8222   tantalis at som.umaryland.edu

Amy H. Bouton, Ph.D.        Board of Directors 2016-2019
Professor, Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology
Associate Dean for Graduate and Medical Scientist Programs
Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program
University of Virginia School of Medicine
1102 Jordan Hall, PO Box 800738
Charlottesville, Virginia 22908
TEL 434-924-2513      ahb8y at virginia.edu

James R. Broach, Ph.D.     Vice President & Treasurer 2018-2022; Ex Officio, President 2011
Professor & Chair, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Director, Penn State Institution for Personalized Medicine
Penn State College of Medicine, Penn State Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, PA 17033
TEL 717-531-8586   jbroach at hmc.psu.edu

Kerry L. Burnstein, Ph.D.        President 2018
Director, Sheila & David Fuente Graduate Program in Cancer Biology
Professor, Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
Research Training and Graduate Education
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Rosenstiel Medical Sciences Building
1600 NW 10th Avenue
Miami, FL 33136
kburnstein at med.miami.edu

Moray J. Campbell, MS, Ph.D.             Board of Directors 2015-2018
Research Associate Professor
Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
536 Parks Hall, 500 West 12th Ave., Columbus, OH 43210
TEL  614-688-2470    Campbell.1933 at osu.edu

Christopher M. Counter, Ph.D.             Ex Officio, President 2015
Professor, Pharmacology & Cancer Biology
Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 27710
TEL 919-684-9890   count004 at mc.duke.edu

Adrienne D. Cox, Ph.D.                 Board of Directors 2016-2019
Professor, Departments of Radiation Oncology and Pharmacology
Director, Cancer Cell Biology T32 Training Program
32-003 Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, CB # 7295
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7295
TEL 919-966-7712       adrienne_cox at med.unc.edu

Channing J. Der, Ph.D.            Ex Officio, President 2013
Sarah Graham Kenan Distinguished Professor
Professor, Pharmacology
Director, NIH Predoctoral Cancer Cell Biology Training Program
University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
TEL 919-966-5634   cjder at med.unc.edu

Adam Dupuy, PhD             Board of Directors  2017-2020
Associate Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology
Associate Professor of Pathology
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
Iowa City, IA 52242
TEL 319-335-8090       adam-dupuy at uiowa.edu

Amato J. Giaccia, Ph.D.     Ex Officio, President 2009
Jack, Lulu, and Sam Willson Professor of Cancer Biology
Director, Cancer Biology Graduate Program
Director, Division of Cancer and Radiation Biology, Department of Radiation Oncology
Stanford University
251 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305
TEL 650-723-7366   giaccia at stanford.edu

Mark W. Jackson, Ph.D.        Board of Directors 2015-2018
Associate Professor, Pathology
Director, Cancer Biology Training Program
Associate Director of Cancer Training and Education
Case Western Reserve University Comprehensive Cancer Center
2103 Cornell Road, Cleveland, OH 44106
TEL 216-368-1276   mark.w.jackson at case.edu

Kay Macleod, Ph.D.              President-elect & Secretary 2018
Chair, Committee on Cancer Biology
Associate Professor, Ben May Department for Cancer Research
University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center
929 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637
TEL 773-834-8309   kmacleod at uchicago.edu

James J. Manfredi, Ph.D.              Ex Officio, President 2017
Chair & Professor, Oncological Sciences
Professor, Developmental and Regenerative Biology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
1425 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10029
TEL 212-659-5495   james.manfredi at mssm.edu

Lynn M. Matrisian, Ph.D.     Ex Officio, President 2010
Vice President of Scientific and Medical Affairs
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
1500 Rosecrans Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
TEL 310-725-0025   lmatrisian at pancan.org

Babatunde “Kay” Oyajobi, MBBS, Ph.D., M.B.A.       Board of Directors   2017-2020
Professor, Department of Cell Systems & Anatomy
Program Director, SABER*IRACDA Program
Program Director, South Texas Doctoral Bridge Program
Director of Education Cell Systems & Anatomy
Program Director, UTHSCSA Cancer Research Training Program
Chair, Committee on Graduate Studies – Cellular & Structural Biology Graduate Program
UT Health San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229
TEL 210-567-0909         Oyajobi at uthscsa.edu

Mary Reyland, Ph.D.         Board of Directors  2017-2020
Director, Cancer Biology Graduate Training Program
Professor, Department of Craniofacial Biology, School of Dental Medicine
Professor, Department of Pathology, Medical School
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13065 East 17th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045​​​
TEL 303-724-4572          Mary.Reyland at ucdenver.edu

Frank M. Torti, M.D., M.P.H.     Ex Officio, President 2007-2008
Professor, Molecular Biology & Biophysics
University of Connecticut School of Medicine
263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030
TEL 860-679-2594   ftorti at uchc.edu

Geoff M. Wahl, Ph.D.     Ex Officio, President 2012
Professor, Gene Expression Laboratory
Salk Institute for Biological Studies
10010 N. Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037
TEL 858-453-4100  wahl at salk.edu

Dennis K. Watson, Ph.D.        Board of Directors 2015-2018
Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Associate Director of Education & Training, Hollings Cancer Center
Medical University of South Carolina
86 Jonathan Lucas Street, Bioengineering Building 406, Charleston, SC 29425
TEL 843-876-2376   watsondk at musc.edu

Danny R. Welch, Ph.D.     Ex Officio, President 2016
Professor and Chair, Cancer Biology
Adjunct faculty, Molecular & Integrative Physiology
University of Kansas Medical Center
3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160
TEL 913-945-7739   dwelch at kumc.edu

 

Committees

Curriculum Development Committee

Steven J. Treizenberg, Ph.D.           Committee Chair
President and Dean, Van Andel Institute Graduate School
Professor, Center for Epigenetics, Van Andel Research Institute
333 Bostwick Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
TEL 616-234-5704       steve.triezenberg at vai.org

Enhancing Diversity Committee

Janet V. Cross, PhD                    Committee Chair
Associate Professor, Pathology
Director of Graduate Studies, Molecular and Cellular Basis of Disease Program
University of Virginia School of Medicine
MR5 Room 3312
Charlottesville, VA 22908
TEL 434-243-9401        jvc5b at virginia.edu

Graduate Student & Postdoc Retreat Program Planning Committee

Douglas Spitz, Ph.D.           Committee Chair
Chair & Professor of Radiation Oncology
Director, Free Radical Radiation Biology Program
University of Iowa, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
Iowa City, IA 52242
TEL 319-335-8001      douglas-spitz at uiowa.edu

Institutional Training Grants Committee

Adrienne D. Cox, Ph.D.           Committee Chair
Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology
32-003 Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, CB # 7295
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7295
TEL 919-966-7712 adrienne_cox at med.unc.edu

Medical School Curriculum Committee

Bryan G. Allen, M.D., Ph.D.          Committee Chair
Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Department of Radiation Oncology
LL-W Pomerantz Family Pavilion
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242-1089
Tel 319-353-8836     bryan-allen at uiowa.edu

Post Doc Training Committee

James J. Manfredi, Ph.D.         Committee Chair
Chair & Professor, Oncological Sciences
Professor, Developmental and Regenerative Biology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
1425 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10029
TEL 212-659-5495     james.manfredi at mssm.edu