Medical Advisory Board

We are proud to have the advice and guidance of the 51 members listed below — all of whom are leaders in the field of cancer prevention or early detection in the United States — to continually update and review the information we use to educate the public.

David S. Alberts, M.D., Chairman
Director Emertius
University of Arizona Cancer Center

Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, M.D., MPH, MS
Executive Director, Center for Health Equity
Masonic Cancer Center
University of Minnesota

Bart Barlogie, M.D., Ph.D
Director, Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Rachel F. Brem, M.D.
Director, Breast Imaging & Interventional Center
Professor of Radiology,
George Washington University Medical Center

Paul A. Bunn Jr., M.D.
Professor, James Dudley Chair in Cancer Research
University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine

Donald S. Coffey, Ph.D.
Professor, Urology, Oncology, Pathology, Pharmacology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Kenneth H. Cowan, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Fred and Pamela Buffet Cancer Center
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Riccardo Dalla-Favera, M.D.
Director, Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center
Columbia University

William Dalton, M.D., Ph.D.
Founding Director, Personalized Medicine Institute
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
University of South Florida

Andrew Dannenberg, M.D.
Henry R. Erk, MD – Roberts Famliy Professor of Medicine
Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Robert W. Day, M.D., Ph.D.
President and Director, Emeritus
Member, Public Health Sciences Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Professor, Health Services School of Public Health and Community Medicine
University of Washington

Raymond M. Dubois, M.D., Ph.D.
Executive Director, Biodesign Institute
Arizona State University

H. Shelton Earp, III, M.D.
Director, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of North Carolina

Stephen B. Edge, M.D.
Director, Baptist Cancer Center
Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

Margaret Foti, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Director
American Association for Cancer Research

Harold P. Freeman, M.D.
Medical Director
Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care and Prevention

Patricia A. Ganz, M.D.
Professor, UCLA Schools of Medicine and Public Health
Director, Division of Cancer Prevention & Control Research
Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of California, Los Angeles

David M. Gershenson, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Gynecologic Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Center
University of Texas

Edward Giovannucci, M.D., Sc.D.
Associate Professor of Nutrition and Epidemiology
Harvard School of Public Health

Anna R. Giuliano, Ph.D.
Professor and Director of Cancer Prevention
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
University of South Florida

Gary E. Goodman, M.D., M.S.
Staff Oncologist/Joint Member
Swedish Cancer Institute
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Stanley R. Hamilton, M.D.
Professor and Head Division of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
MD Anderson Cancer Center
The University of Texas

Claudia Henschke, Ph.D., M.D., FCCP
Clinical Professor, Department of Radiology
The Mount Sinai Hospital
Mount Sinai Medical Center

Waun Ki Hong, M.D.
Professor, Department of Thoracic Head and Neck Medical Oncology
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
University of Texas

Derek M. Huffman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine & Molecular Pharmacology
Co-Director, Healthy Aging Physiology Core Institute for Aging Research
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Elmer E. Huerta, M.D., M.P.H.
Director, Cancer Preventorium
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center

Lovell A. Jones, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Health Equity & Evaluation Research
University of Texas
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Ann G. Kulze, M.D.
Just Wellness, LLC

LaSalle D. Leffal, Jr., M.D., F.A.C.S.
Charles R Drew Professor
Department of Surgery
Howard University Hospital College of Medicine

Bernard Levin, M.D.
Professor, Emeritus
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
University of Texas

Marc E. Lippman, M.D
Kathleen & Stanley Glasser Professor
Chairman, Department of Medicine
Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
University of Miami

Scott M. Lippman, M.D.
Director, Moores Cancer Center
University of California, San Diego

Patrick J. Loehrer, Sr., M.D.
Director, Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center
Indiana University

John L. Marshall, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Hematology and Oncology
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Georgetown University Hospital

Elena Martinez, M.P.H., Ph.D.
Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine
Moores Cancer Center
University of California, San Diego

Harold L. Moses, M.D.
Director, Emeritus
Vanderbilt-Ingram Comprehensive Cancer Center

Larry Norton, M.D.
Deputy Physician in Chief for Breast Cancer Programs
Memorial Sloane Kettering Cancer Center

Gilbert S. Omenn, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine
Human Genetics and Public Health
University of Michigan

Richard G. Pestell, M.B., B.S., M.D., Ph.D., F.R.A.C.P.
Director, Kimmel Cancer Center
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Darrell S. Rigel, M.D.
Director, Melanoma and Pigmented Lesion Division
Laser Skin Surgery Center of New York

John C. Ruckdeschel, M.D.
Medical Director of Oncology Program and Services
Intermountain Healthcare

David Schottenfeld, M.D., M.Sc.
John G. Searle Emeritus Professor of Epidemiology and Internal Medicine
University of Michigan School of Public Health

Paul Talalay, M.D.
John Jacob Abel Distinguished Service Professor
Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Andrew Weil, M.D.
Founder and Director, Integrative Medicine Program
University of Arizona

George J. Weiner, M.D.
Director, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Iowa

Richard Wender, M.D.
Chief Cancer Control Officer
American Cancer Society

Petra Wilder-Smith, DDS, Ph.D.
Director of Dental Programs
The Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Clinic
University of California, Irvine

Walter C. Willett, Ph.D.
Chairman, Department of Nutrition
Harvard School of Public Health

Stephen G. Yang, M.D., FACS, FCCP
Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery
Associate Professor, Surgery and Oncology
Johns Hopkins Medical Institute

Robert C. Young, M.D.
RCY Medicine