External Advisory Board

Jennifer Grandis, MD – UCSF

Director, Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Associate Vice Chancellor, Clinical & Translational Research
Professor, Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Richard Jones, MD – Johns Hopkins

Director, Bone Marrow Transplantation
Co-Director, Hematologic Malignancies Program
Professor, Oncology and Medicine


Carl June, MD – UPenn

Director, Translational Research
Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Michael Kastan, MD, PhD  (Chair) – Duke

Executive Director, Duke Cancer Institute
Professor, Pharmacology and Cancer Biology

Caryn Lerman, PhD – Keck School of Medicine of USC

Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences and Psychology
H. Leslie Hoffman and Elaine S. Hoffman Chair in Cancer Research
Director USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
Associate Dean for Cancer Programs

Simon Powell, MD, PhD – Memorial Sloan Kettering

Chair and Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

Timothy Rebbeck, PhD – Harvard/Dana Farber

Vincent L Gregory, Jr, Professor of Cancer Prevention
Director, Zhu Family Center for Global Cancer Prevention


Lynn Schuchter, MD - UPenn

Division Chief, Hematology-Oncology
Program Leader, Melanoma Program
Professor, Hematology-Oncology

Marcy Waldinger, MHSA – Consultant

Consultant to NCI Designated Cancer Centers


Eileen White, PhD – Rutgers

Deputy Director
Chief Scientific Officer
Associate Director for Basic Research
Professor, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry


Eric Winer, MD – Yale

Director, Yale Cancer Center
Physician-in-Chief, Smilow Cancer Hospital

Robert Winn, MD – VCU Massey

Director and Lipman Chair in Oncology, VCU Massey Cancer Center
Senior associate dean for cancer innovation
professor of pulmonary disease and critical care medicine, VCU School of Medicine