Board of Directors

The Alliance Board of Directors is comprised of Principal Investigators (or their designee) from the top 40 accruing Alliance institutions and 10 representatives elected by the Principal Investigators from the remaining main member institutions.

Suzanne George, MD
Interim Chair


Steven R. Alberts, MD, MPH
Mayo Clinic LAPS
Daniel M. Anderson, MD, MPH
Metro Minnesota Community Oncology Research Consortium
Charalambos Andreadis, MD, MS
UCSF Medical Center-Mount Zion
Adam S. Asch, MD
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center LAPS
Lisa Bailey, MD
Bay Area Tumor Institute NCORP
Nancy L. Bartlett, MD, MS
Washington University - Siteman Cancer Center LAPS
Jeffrey L. Berenberg, MD
Hawaii Minority Underserved NCORP
Harold J. Burstein, MD, PhD
Dana-Farber / Partners CancerCare LAPS
Jay W. Carlson, DO, MS
Cancer Research for the Ozarks NCORP
Abigail S. Caudle, MD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center LAPS
Zhijian Chen, MD, PhD
VCU Massey Cancer Center Minority Underserved NCORP
Howard Colman, MD, PhD
University of Utah - Huntsman Cancer Institute LAPS
Alison K. Conlin, MD
Pacific Cancer Research Consortium NCORP
Jeffrey Crawford, MD
Duke University - Duke Cancer Institute LAPS
Zoneddy R. Dayao, MD
New Mexico Minority Underserved NCORP
Konstantin H. Dragnev, MD
Dartmouth College - Norris Cotton Cancer Center LAPS
Bryan A. Faller, MD
Heartland Cancer Research NCORP
Bret E.B. Friday, MD, PhD
Essentia Health NCI Community Oncology Research Program
Armando E. Giuliano, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Stephen L. Graziano, MD
State University of New York Upstate Medical University
William J. Irvin, MD
Southeast Clinical Oncology Research Consortium NCORP
Peter A. Kaufman, MD
University of Vermont and State Agricultural College
Hedy L. Kindler, MD
University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center LAPS
Jeffrey J. Kirshner, MD
Hematology Oncology Associates of Central New York-East Syracuse
Heidi D. Klepin, MD, MS
Wake Forest University Health Sciences
Jonathan E. Kolitz, MD
Northwell Health NCORP
Ann Marilyn Leitch, MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center LAPS
Ellis G. Levine, MD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute LAPS
Joshua Lukenbill, BS, DO
Iowa-Wide Oncology Research Coalition NCORP
Gregory A. Masters, MD
Delaware/Christiana Care NCI Community Oncology Research Program
Matthew I. Milowsky, MD
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center LAPS
Pranshu Mohindra, MD
University of Maryland/Greenebaum Cancer Center
Michael J. Morris, MD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center LAPS
Marcus S. Noel, MD
National Capital Area Minority Underserved NCORP
Augusto C. Ochoa, MD
Gulf South Minority Underserved NCORP
Kendrith M. Rowland, MD
Carle Cancer Center NCI Community Oncology Research Program
Matthew J. Schuchert, MD
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center LAPS
Gary K. Schwartz, MD
Columbia University Minority Underserved NCORP
Lewis R. Silverman, MD
Mount Sinai Hospital
Sarah J. Sinclair, DO
Eastern Maine Medical Center Cancer Care
Philip J. Stella, MD
Michigan Cancer Research Consortium NCORP
Scott T. Tagawa, MD
NYP/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Gary W. Unzeitig, MD
Doctor’s Hospital of Laredo
Claire F. Verschraegen, MD, MS
Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center LAPS
Shamsuddin Virani, MD, MS
Aurora NCI Community Oncology Research Program
Jamie L Wagner, DO
University of Kansas Cancer Center - MCA Rural MU NCORP
Douglas J. Weckstein, MD
New Hampshire Oncology Hematology PA-Concord
Matthias Weiss, MD, PhD
Wisconsin NCI Community Oncology Research Program
Lee G. Wilke, MD
University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center LAPS
Kathleen J. Yost, MD
Cancer Research Consortium of West Michigan NCORP

Jeffrey A. Bogart, MD
State University of New York Upstate Medical University
Jennifer L. Dill, CCRP
Washington University - Siteman Cancer Center LAPS
Eric D. Hsi, MD
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Lisa Kottschade, RN, MSN, CNP
Mayo Clinic
Miguel-Angel Perales, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Lawrence H. Schwartz, MD
Columbia University Minority Underserved NCORP

Olwen Hahn, MD
Central Protocol Operations Program
Sumithra J. Mandrekar, PhD
Statistics and Data Management Program
Electra D. Paskett, PhD
Cancer Control Program
W. Fraser Symmans, MD
Translational Research Program
Program for Procedure-Based Therapy

Monica M. Bertagnolli, MD
National Cancer Institute
Jan Buckner, MD
Mayo Clinic
James N. Ingle, MD
Mayo Clinic
Heidi Nelson, MD
Mayo Clinic
David M. Ota, MD
Duke University Medical Center
Richard L. Schilsky, MD
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Samuel A. Wells Jr., MD
National Institutes of Health

Richard M. Goldberg, MD

Cancer Center Collaborations
Steven Piantadosi, MD, PhD
Strategic Initiatives and Innovation
Patty Spears
Patient Advocacy