Membership

Katherine Aird, PhD
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Kelly M. Baily, MD, PhD
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
 

 
Riyue "Sunny" Bao
Riyue “Sunny” Bao, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
 

 

Tullia C. Bruno, PhD
Member, Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Assistant Professor of Immunology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
 

 

Timothy Burns
Timothy F. Burns, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

 
Yvonne Chao
Yvonne Chao, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Lan Coffman
Lan Coffman, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Division of Hematology/Oncology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Kathleen Dorritie, MD
Member, Cancer Therapeutics Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Assistant Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
 

 

Carolyn De la Cruz
Carolyn De La Cruz, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Plastic Surgery and Surgical Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Devin Dressman, PhD
Associate Director, Research Operations and Strategy
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

 

 

Wei Du
Wei Du, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Division of Hematology and Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Robert FerrisRobert L. Ferris, MD, PhD
Director, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Associate Vice-Chancellor for Cancer Research
Co-Director, Tumor Microenvironment Center
Hillman Professor of Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Deborah L. Galson, PhD
Member, Genome Stability Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
 

 
Emily Geramita
Emily Geramita, MD
Hematology/Oncology Fellow
 

 

 

 Annie Im, MD
Member, Cancer Therapeutics Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Dorata Jazwinska
Dorota Jazwinska
Graduate Student in the Zervantonakis Lab, Department of Bioengineering

 

 

Alison Lithgow
Director of Finance
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

 

Christine Milcarek
Christine Milcarek, PhD
Emeritus Professor of Immunology
University of Pittsburgh Immunology Department
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Yana Najjar, MD
Member, Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Melonie Nance, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

 

Marci Lee Nilsen
Marci Lee Nilsen, PhD, RN, CHPN
Assistant Professor
Department of Acute and Tertiary Care
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Steffi Oesterreich, PhD
Co-Leader, Cancer Biology Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Professor and Vice-Chair of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Abigail Delgoffe
Abigail Overacre-Delgoffe, PhD
Damon Runyon Postdoctoral Fellow
Hand Laboratory, Department of Immunology

 

 

 Linda “Lyn” Robertson, DrPH, MSN, BSN
Associate Director, Health Equity and Community Outreach & Engagement
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 

 

Adam Soloff
Adam C. Soloff, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Laura P. Stabile, PhD
Member, Cancer Biology Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Antoinette J. Wozniak, MD, FACP, FASCO
Associate Director, Clinical Research
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Jennifer Xavier
Jennifer M Xavier, PhD
Associate Director of Research, Institute for Precision Medicine
Research Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 


 Senior Advisors:
Kara A. Bernstein, PhD
Chair, Women’s Task Force
Member, Genome Stability Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Olivera Finn
Olivera Finn, PhD
Distinguished Professor, Department of Immunology and Surgery
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

 

Deborah L. Galson, PhD
Member, Genome Stability Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
 

 

Alison Lithgow
Director of Finance
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

 

Steffi Oesterreich, PhD
Co-Leader, Cancer Biology Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Professor and Vice-Chair of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Linda “Lyn” Robertson, DrPH, MSN, BSN
Associate Director, Health Equity and Community Outreach & Engagement
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 

 

Laura P. Stabile, PhD
Member, Cancer Biology Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

Antoinette J. Wozniak, MD, FACP, FASCO
Associate Director, Clinical Research
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 


Past Chairs:
2018: Lisa Butterfield, PhD
Kara Bernstein, PhD