Medical Advisory Board

We are proud to have the guidance of the expert clinicians and researchers listed below to help advise on current and emerging issues in the field of cancer prevention and early detection.

Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, M.D., MPH, M.S.
Professor, Brown University School of Public Health
Professor, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Associate Director for Cancer Prevention and Control
Legorreta Cancer Center at Brown University

Michael B. Atkins, M.D.
Deputy Director, Georgetown-Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
William M. Scholl Professor and Vice-Chair, Oncology
Professor of Medicine
Georgetown University Medical Center

Dejana Braithwaite, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Associate Director for Population Sciences
Professor, Departments of Surgery and Epidemiology
University of Florida Health Cancer Center

Rachel F. Brem, M.D., FACR, FSBI
Director of Breast Imaging and Intervention
Professor of Radiology
The George Washington University Medical Center
Vice-Chair for Research and Faculty Development, Department of Radiology
The George Washington University
Founder and Chief Medical Advisor, The Brem Foundation

Paul A. Bunn Jr., M.D., FASCO
Distinguished Professor, James Dudley Chair in Cancer Research
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Sigrid V. Carlsson, M.D., Ph.D., MPH
Assistant Attending Epidemiologist
Department of Surgery (Urology Service) and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Kenneth H. Cowan, M.D., Ph.D.
Director and Physician-in-Chief, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center
Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Kevin J. Cullen, M.D.
Director, Program in Oncology
Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Distinguished Professor of Oncology
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Raymond N. DuBois, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Provost for Cancer Programs
Director, Hollings Cancer Center
The Medical University of South Carolina 

Stephen B. Edge, M.D., FACS, FASCO
Vice President, System Quality and Outcomes
Department of Cancer Prevention and Control
Roswell Park Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professor of Surgery
University of Buffalo

Patricia A. Ganz, M.D.
Distinguished Professor, Health Policy and Management
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
Distinguished Professor, Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Director, Cancer Prevention and Control Research
Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

David M. Gershenson, M.D.
Professor, Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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

Anna R. Giuliano, Ph.D.
Professor and Founding Director
The Center for Immunization and Infection Research in Cancer
Moffitt Cancer Center

Garth Graham, M.D., MPH, FACP, FACC
Director and Global Head of Healthcare and Public Health Partnerships

Whitfield Growdon, M.D., FACS
Member of the Faculty, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Stanley R. Hamilton, M.D.
Chair and Professor, Pathology
City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center

Claudia I. Henschke, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Radiology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Derek M. Huffman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Molecular Pharmacology and Medicine
Director, E-NSC Health Span Core
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Lovell A. Jones, Ph.D., FHDR
Founder HDEART Consortium
Adjunct Professor, Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences
Texas A&M University School of Public Health
Research Professor
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Professor Emeritus
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Professor Emeritus
University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston

Karen E. Kim, M.D., M.S.
Dorothy Foehr Huck and J. Lloyd Huck Chair in Rural Health Research
Professor and Dean
Penn State College of Medicine

Peter Kingham, M.D., FACS
Professor, Attending Surgeon
Hepatopancreatobiliary Service Director
Department of Surgery
Director, Global Cancer Disparities Initiatives
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Ann G. Kulze, M.D.
Founder, The Healthy Living School

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

Marc E. Lippman, M.D., MACP, FRCP
Professor, Oncology and Medicine
Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

Scott M. Lippman, M.D.
Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Senior Associate Dean and Associate Vice Chancellor for Cancer Research and Care
Chugai Pharmaceutical Chair
Moores Cancer Center at University of California-San Diego

John L. Marshall, M.D.
Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
Professor of Medicine and Oncology
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Director, Otto J. Ruesch Center for the Cure of Gastrointestinal Cancer
Georgetown University

Harold L. Moses, M.D.
Research Professor, Pharmacology
Professor, Cancer Biology
Emeritus Professor, Medicine
Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Kimmie Ng, M.D., MPH
Director, Young-Onset Colorectal Cancer Center
Co-Director, Colon and Rectal Cancer Center
Director, Translational Research in Gastrointestinal Cancer
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Associate Chief, Division of Gastrointestinal Oncology
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Larry Norton, M.D., FASCO, FAACR
Senior Vice President, Office of the President
Medical Director, Evelyn H. Lauder Breast Center
Norna S. Sarofim Chair of Clinical Oncology
Breast Cancer Research Foundation Founding Scientific Director
Memorial Sloan Kettering Comprehensive Cancer Center
Senior Research Advisor, Larry Norton Institute
Soroka Medical Center, Be’er-Sheva, Israel

Gilbert S. Omenn, M.D., Ph.D.
Harold T. Shapiro Distinguished University Professor
Director, Center for Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics
Professor, Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics
Professor, Human Genetics
Professor, Public Health, School of Public Health
University of Michigan Medical School

Darrell S. Rigel, M.D., M.S.
Clinical Professor, Dermatology
Director, Melanoma Surveillance Clinic
Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine
Consultant Dermatologist
Cooper Clinic Dallas TX

John C. Ruckdeschel, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer
Metistream, Inc.
Adjunct Professor
University of Mississippi

Kathleen M. Schmeler, M.D.
Professor, Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine
Associate Vice President, Global Oncology
MD Anderson Network
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Karen Sfanos, M.S., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Pathology, Oncology, and Urology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Erich M. Sturgis, M.D., MPH
Professor, Deputy Chair
Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery
Director, Head and Neck Cancer Program
Brown Foundation Endowed Chair
Head, Neck and Thyroid Cancer Multidisciplinary Program Director
Baylor College of Medicine
Head, Neck and Thyroid Cancer Multidisciplinary Program Director
Catholic Health Initiatives/St. Luke’s Health

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

Richard C. Wender, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Family Medicine and Community Health
Executive Director, Center for Public Health Initiatives, Perelman School of Medicine
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Executive Director, Center of Public Health Initiatives
University of Pennsylvania

Petra Wilder-Smith, D.D.S., D.M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Director, Dentistry
Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic
Professor, Surgery
Senior Fellow, Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of California Irvine School of Medicine 

Walter C. Willett, M.D., Dr.P.H.
Professor, Epidemiology and Nutrition
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Stephen C. Yang, M.D., FACS, MAMSE
The Arthur B. and Patricia B. Modell Endowed Chair of Thoracic Surgery
Vice Chair, Professional Development, Department of Surgery
Professor, Surgery and Oncology
The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions