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.

James Spudich, PhD

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


Karl Sylvester, MD 

Professor of Surgery (Pediatric Surgery) 

Daniel Sze, MD, PhD

Professor of Radiology (Interventional Radiology) 

Nelson Teng, MD, PhD 

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Oncology) 

Avnesh Thakor, MD, PhD 

Associate Professor of Radiology (Pediatric Radiology) 

Mehlika Toy, PhD 

Instructor of Surgery (General Surgery)

Jose Vilches-Moure, PhD

Assistant Professor of Comparative Medicine 

Hannes Vogel, MD 

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

Teresa Wang, PhD 

Klaus Bensch Professor in Experimental Pathology, Emerita

Lynn Westphal, MD 

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

Alice Whittemore, PhD

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

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 

Assistant Professor of Opthamology

Wenzhong Xiao, PhD

Research Associate 

Lisa Zaba, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Dermatology

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