Training the next generation of cancer researchers

Officers

James J. Manfredi, Ph.D.           President

Kerry L. Burnstein, 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 2012-2017; 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-Elect and Secretary 2017
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
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

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

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

Michael T. Lotze, M.D.             Board of Directors  2016-2019
Chair & Professor, Surgery and Bioengineering
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Surgery
Assistant Vice Chancellor, Health Sciences
Director, Strategic Partnerships, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Director, Catalyst Program, Clinical and Translational Research Institute
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
TEL 412-623-6790   lotzemt at upmc.edu

Kay Macleod, Ph.D.              Board of Directors 2015-2018
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.              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

Harikrishna Nakshatri, B.V.Sc., Ph.D.     Board of Directors 2014-2017
Marian J. Morrison Professor in Breast Cancer Research
Professor, Surgery
Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Associate Director for Education
Co-leader, Breast Cancer Program
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana University Simon Cancer Center
980 W. Walnut Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
TEL 317-278-2238   hnakshat at iupui.edu

Mathew Thayer, PhD               Board of Directors 2017-2020
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Director, Cancer Biology Graduate Program
Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine
Portland, Oregon 97239
TEL 503-494-2447   thayerm at ohsu.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

Linda Vona-Davis, Ph.D.     Board of Directors 2014 – 2017
Graduate Program in Cancer Cell Biology
West Virginia University, Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center
P.O. Box 9238, 7700 HSS, Morgantown, WV 26506
TEL  304-293-1280   lvdavis at hsc.wvu.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

Kenneth L. Wright, Ph.D.     Board of Directors 2014-2017
Associate Professor, Cell Biology, Microbiology and Molecular Biology
Director, Cancer Biology Program
University of South Florida, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612
TEL 813-745-3918   Ken.Wright at moffitt.org

Committees

Post Doc Training Committee

James J. Manfredi, Ph.D.
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

Medical School Curriculum Committee

Bryan G. Allen, M.D., Ph.D.
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

Diversity Recruitment Committee

Jesse D. Martinez, Ph.D.
Professor, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Radiation Oncology
Director of Research Education and Facilities, University of Arizona Cancer Center
Chair, Cancer Biology Graduate Interdisciplinary Program
University of Arizona Cancer Center
P.O. Box 245024, Tucson, AZ 85724
TEL 520-626-4250   jmartinez at azcc.arizona.edu

Graduate Student & Postdoc Program Planning Committee

Douglas Spitz, Ph.D.
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