Membership

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

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

 

Edward Chu, MD
Deputy Director
Co-Leader, Cancer Therapeutics Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Stanley M. Marks-OHA Chair in Hematology-Oncology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

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

 

 

Chad A. Ellis, PhD
Deputy Director, Research Administration
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

 

 

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

 

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

 

Alison Lithgow
Director of Finance
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
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

 

 

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

 

Patricia L. Opresko, PhD
Co-Leader, Genome Stability Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health
University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health 

 

 Hatice Osmanbeyoglu, PhD
Member, Cancer Biology Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics
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 

 
Sabina I. Robinson, PhD
Research Administrator, Strategic Planning and Scientific Writing
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

 

 

Shilpa Sant, PhD
Member, Cancer Biology Program
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences 
University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy

 

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