External Advisory Board

Michael Kastan, MD, PhD  (Chair) – Duke

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

Stanton Gerson, MD – Case Western

Director, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
Director, Seidman Cancer Center
Professor, Hematological Oncology

Jennifer Grandis, MD – UCSF

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

Electra Paskett, PhD – Ohio State

Associate Director for Population Sciences
Division Chair, Cancer Prevention and Control
Professor, School of Public Health


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

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


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