Stanford Cancer Institute




Meet Our Members

The Stanford Cancer Institute is proud to support a growing list of over 450 members whose backgrounds hail from a diverse domain of disciplines across the broader field of oncology. These scientists and physicians aid in upholding the SCI’s pledge to support and coordinate the wide range of cancer-related activities, whether in basic, translational, clinical or population based science, occurring at Stanford University, Stanford Healthcare and the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital.

Catherine Aftandilian

Catherine Aftandilian, MD, MS

Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology and Oncology)

Ann Arvin

Ann Arvin, MD

Lucile Salter Packard Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Emerita

Annelise Barron

Annelise Barron, PhD

W.M. Keck Associate Professor of Bioengineering

Harmeet Bedi

Harmeet Bedi, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine) 

Daniel Bernstein

Daniel Bernstein, MD

Alfred Woodley Salter and Mabel G. Salter Endowed Professor of Pediatrics

Douglas Blayney

Douglas Blayney, MD

Professor of Medicine (Oncology), Emeritus

Nikolas Blevins

Nikolas Blevins, MD

Larry and Sharon Malcolmson Professor in the School of Medicine, Professor of Otalrynology (Head and Neck Surgery)

Daniel Bloch

Daniel Bloch, PhD

Professor (Research) of Biomedical Data Science (BDS), Emeritus

Janice Brown

Janice Brown, MD

Professor of Medicine (Blood and Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy) 

Mark Cappelli

Mark Cappelli, PhD

Professor of Mechanical Engineering 

Chris Cartwright

Chris Cartwright, MD

Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology and Hepatology), Emerita

Ian Carroll

Ian Carroll, MD, MS

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine (Adult Pain)

Alan Cheng

Alan Cheng, MD

Edward C. and Amy H. Sewall Professor in the School of Medicine, Professor of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by Courtesy, of Pediatrics

Ramsey Cheung

Ramsey Cheung, MD

Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology and Hepatology)

Albert Chiou

Albert Chiou, MD, MBA

Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology

Gilbert Chu

Gilbert Chu, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine (Oncology) and of Biochemistry

Christos Constantinou

Christos Constantinou, MS, PhD

Associate Professor of Urology, Emeritus

Karen Cook

Karen Cook, PhD

Ray Lyman Wilbur Professor of Sociology

John Cooke

John Cooke, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine), Emeritus 

Gary Dahl

Gary Dahl, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology and Oncology), Emeritus

Edward Damrose

Edward Damrose, MD, FACS

Professor of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by Courtesy, of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine

Ronald Davis

Ronald Davis, PhD

Professor of Biochemistry and of Genetics

Atman Desai

Atman Desai, MD, FAANS, FACS

Clinical Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

Terry Desser

Terry Desser, MD

Professor of Radiology (Abdominal Imaging), Emerita 

Vasu Divi

Vasu Divi, MD

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Michael Edwards

Michael Edwards, MD

Lucile Packard Children's Hopsital Professor in Pediatric Neurosurgery, Emeritus 

Bradley Efron

Bradley Efron, PhD

Max H. Stein Professor and Professor of Statistics and of Biomedical Data Science, Emeritus

Garrison Fathman

Garrison Fathman, MD

Professor of Medicine (Immunology and Rheumatology), Emeritus 

Willard Fee

Willard Fee, Jr., MD

Edward C. and Amy H. Sewall Professor II in the School of Medicine, Emeritus 

David Feldman

David Feldman, MD

Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology, Gerontology and Metabolism), Emeritus

Marcus Feldman

Marcus Feldman, MD

Burnet C. and Mildred Finley Wohlford Professor of Biology

Russell Fernald

Russell Fernald, PhD

Benjamin Scott Crocker Professor of Human Biology, Emeritus 

Amato Giaccia

Amato Giaccia, PhD

Jack, Lulu and Sam Willson Professor and Professor of Radiation Oncology, Emeritus 

Erin Gibson

Erin Gibson, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (Sleep Medicine)

Harcharan Gill

Harcharan Gill, MD

Kathryn Simmons Stamey Professor of Urology

Henry Greely

Henry Greely, JD

Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law and, Professor, by Courtesy, of Genetics

Harry Greenberg

Harry Greenberg, MD

Joseph D. Grant Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology and Hepatology)

Steven Hancock

Steven Hancock, MD

Professor of Radiation Oncology (Radiation Therapy), Emeritus 

Joyce Hanna

Joyce Hanna, MA, MS

Associate Director for Stanford University's Health Improvement Program

William Haskell

William Haskell, PhD

Professor (Research) of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine), Emeritus 

Trevor Hastie

Trevor Hastie, PhD

John A. Overdeck Professor, Professor of Statistics and of Biomedical Data Sciences

Florette Hazard

Florette Hazard, MD

Associate Professor of Pathology and of Pediatrics

Robert Herfkens

Robert Herfkens, MD

Professor of Radiology (Cardiovascular Imaging), Emeritus

Mark Hlatky

Mark Hlatky, MD

Professor of Health Policy, of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) and, by Courtesy, of Epidemiology and Population Health

Lawrence Hofmann

Lawrence Hofmann, MD

Professor of Radiology (Interventional Radiology)

Jody Hooper

Jody Hooper, MD

Associate Professor of Pathology

Joe Hsu

Joe Hsu, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care)

Debra Ikeda

Debra Ikeda, MD

Professor of Radiology (Breast Imaging), Emerita

Charlotte Jacobs

Charlotte Jacobs, MD

Drs. Ben and A. Jess Shenson Professor in the School of Medicine, Emerita

Michael Jeng

Michael Jeng, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology and Oncology)

Kristin Jensen

Kristin Jensen, MD

Associate Professor of Pathology

Michael Kaplan

Michael Kaplan, MD

Professor of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, Emeritus

Daniel Kapp

Daniel Kapp, MD, PhD

Professor of Radiation Oncology, Emeritus

Khuri-Yakub

Butrus Khuri-Yakub, MS, PhD

Professor (Research) of Electrical Engineering, Emeritus 

Susan Knox

Susan Knox, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology, Emerita 

Christina Kong, MD

Professor of Pathology

Nishita Kothary

Nishita Kothary, MD

Professor of Radiology (Interventional Radiology)

Bernice Kwong

Bernice Kwong, MD

Clinical Professor of Dermatology

Philip Lavori, PhD

Philip Lavori, PhD

Professor of Biomedical Data Science, Emeritus 

Joanna Liliental

Joanna Liliental, PhD

Excecutive Director of M-TRAM

Shie-Chau Liu, PhD

Shie-Chau Liu, PhD

Senior Research Scientist 

Teri Longacre, MD

Teri Longacre, MD

Richard L. Kempson, MD, Professor in Surgical Pathology

Kate Lorig, DrPH, RN

Kate Lorig, DrPH, RN

Professor (Research) of Medicine (Immunology and Rheumatology), Emerita 

Bingwei Lu

Bingwei Lu, PhD

Professor of Pathology

Kathryn Martires, MD

Kathryn Martires, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Leah Millheiser, MD, FACOG, NCMP

Leah Millheiser, MD, FACOG, NCMP

Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (General)

Balasubramanian Narasimhan, PhD

Balasubramanian Narasimhan, PhD

Director of the Data Coordinating Center (School of Medicine) and Senior Research Scientist 

Dwight Nishimura, PhD

Dwight Nishimura, PhD

Addie and Al Macovski Professor of Electrical Engineering, Emeritus 

Jeffrey Norton, MD

Jeffrey Norton, MD

Robert L. and Mary Ellenburg Professor of Surgery 

Richard Olshen, PhD

Richard Olshen, PhD

Professor of Biomedical Data Science, Emeritus

Theo Palmer, PhD

Theo Palmer, PhD

Professor of Neurosurgery, Emeritus

Christopher Payne, MD

Christopher Payne, MD

Professor of Urology at the Stanford University Medical Center, Emeritus 

Donna Peehl, PhD

Donna Peehl, PhD

Professor (Research) of Urology, Emerita 

Norbert Pelc, ScD

Norbert Pelc, ScD

Boston Scientific Applied Biomedical Engineering Professor and Professor of Radiology, Emeritus 

Claudia Petritsch, PhD

Claudia Petritsch, PhD

Associate Professor (Research) of Neurosurgery

Suzanne Pfeffer, PhD

Suzanne Pfeffer, PhD

Emma Pfeiffer Merner Professor of Medical Sciences 

Philip Pizzo, MD

Philip Pizzo, MD

David and Susan Heckerman Professor, Emeritus 

Malte Renz, MD, PhD

Malte Renz, MD, PhD

Instructor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Gynecologic Oncology)

David Rosenthal, MD

David Rosenthal, MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Pediatric Cardiology) 

Peter Santa Maria, MBBS, PhD

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Iris Schrijver, MD

Iris Schrijver, MD

Adjunct Clinical Professor of Pathology

Andrew Shelton, MD, FACS, FACRS

Andrew Shelton, MD, FACS, FACRS

Clinical Professor of Surgery (General Surgery) 

Jeanne Shen, MD

Jeanne Shen, MD

Assistant Professor of Pathology

Gavin Sherlock, PhD

Gavin Sherlock, PhD

Professor of Genetics

Mei-Chiung Shih, PhD

Mei-Chiung Shih, PhD

Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Data Science 

Linda Shortliffe, MD

Linda Shortliffe, MD

Stanley McCormick Memorial Professor in the School of Medicine, Emerita 

Branimir Sikic, MD

Branimir Sikic, MD

Professor of Medicine (Oncology), Emeritus

Stephen Skirboll, MD

Stephen Skirboll, MD

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery 

James Spudich, PhD

James Spudich, PhD

Douglass M. and Nola Leishman Professor of Cardiovascular Disease, Emeritus 

Karl Sylvester, MD

Karl Sylvester, MD

Professor of Surgery (Pediatric Surgery)

Daniel Sze, MD, PhD

Daniel Sze, MD, PhD

Professor of Radiology (Interventional Radiology) 

Nelson Teng, MD, PhD

Nelson Teng, MD, PhD

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Oncology) 

Avnesh Thakor, MD, PhD

Avnesh Thakor, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology (Pediatric Radiology)

Mehlika Toy, PhD

Mehlika Toy, PhD

Instructor of Surgery (General Surgery)

Jose Vilches-Moure, PhD

Jose Vilches-Moure, PhD

Assistant Professor of Comparative Medicine 

Hannes Vogel, MD

Hannes Vogel, MD

Professor of Pathology and of Pediatrics (Pediatric Genetics) and, by Courtesy, of Neurosurgery, Neurology and of Comparative Medicine

Teresa Wang, PhD

Teresa Wang, PhD

Klaus Bensch Professor in Experimental Pathology, Emerita

Lynn Westphal, MD

Lynn Westphal, MD

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility) at Stanford University Medical Center, Emerita

Alice Whittemore, PhD

Alice Whittemore, PhD

Professor of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology) and of Biomedical Data Science, Emerita

Wing Wong, PhD

Wing Wong, PhD

Stephen R. Pierce Family Goldman Sachs Professor of Science and Human Health and Professor of Biomedical Data Science 

Albert Wu, MD, PhD, FACS

Albert Wu, MD, PhD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Opthamology

Wenzhong Xiao, PhD

Wenzhong Xiao, PhD

Research Associate 

Lisa Zaba, MD, PhD

Lisa Zaba, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Dermatology