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Scientific Review Committees

Research funding scientific review committees serve in the significant role of selecting recipients of AACR’s research grants for independent investigators, junior faculty and postdoctoral/clinical research fellows. For more information about AACR funding opportunities, please visit the AACR funding page.


2014-2015 AACR-Aflac Inc., Career Development Award for Pediatric Cancer Research Scientific Review Committee

Ching-Hon Pui, Chairperson
Scott A. Armstrong
Adolfo Ferrando
Nada Jabado
Javed Khan
Edward Anders Kolb
Robert G. Maki
Soheil Meshinchi
Yael P. Mossé
Richard J. O’Reilly
Stuart E. Siegel

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2014-2015 AACR Basic Cancer Research Fellowships Scientific Review Committee

Eric R. Fearon, Chairperson
Samuel Aparicio
Donald E. Ayer
Marie-Christine Bissery
Muller Fabbri
Jeffrey M. Field
Matthew L. Freedman
Daniel J. George
Wei Gu
Cathrine Hoyo
Mien-Chie Hung
Patrick Hwu
David G. Kirsch
Natasha Kyprianou
Kay F. Macleod
Sharon E. Murphy
Sandra Orsulic
Klaus Pantel
Hidde L. Ploegh
Charles W.M. Roberts
Craig N. Robson
Padmanee Sharma
Daekyu Sun
Melody A. Swartz
Andrei Thomas-Tikhonenko
Cheryl Lyn Walker
Susan E. Waltz
Timothy C. Wang
Danny R. Welch
Hans-Guido Wendel

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2014-2015 AACR Clinical and Translational Cancer Research Grants Scientific Review Committee

Chi Van Dang, Chairperson
Frank M. Balis
John C. Byrd
Jenny C. Chang
Ezra E.W. Cohen
Steven M. Dubinett
Dean W. Felsher
Giuseppe Giaccone
David H. Gutmann
James J. Hsieh
Randy L. Jensen
Candace S. Johnson
Judith E. Karp
Edward S. Kim
Margaret A. Knowles
Raju Kucherlapati
Funda Meric-Bernstam
Gordon B. Mills
Robert Z. Orlowski
Drew M. Pardoll
Roman Perez-Soler
Brian I. Rini
Carrie W. Rinker-Schaeffer
Jerome Ritz
Martine F. Roussel
Hope S. Rugo
Edward A. Sausville
Christof Von Kalle
Bruce R. Zetter

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2014-2015 AACR Colon Cancer Research Fellowships Scientific Review Committee

Edward Chu, Chairperson
Adriana Albini
Kari K. Alitalo
Carmen J. Allegra
Jessie Lai-Sim Au
Leonard H. Augenlicht
William G. Cance
Esteban Celis
Robert J. Coffey, Jr.
Dan A. Dixon
Joanna L. Groden
Axel Grothey
Sanford D. Markowitz
W. Gillies McKenna
Heidi Nelson
Josep Tabernero

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2013-2014 AACR-Genentech BioOncology Fellowship for Cancer Research on the HER Family Pathway Scientific Review Committee

Douglas Yee, Chairperson
Angela M. DeMichele
H. Shelton Earp, III
David M. Livingston
Sofia D. Merajver
C. Kent Osborne

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2013-2014 AACR Gertrude B. Elion Cancer Research Award Scientific Review Committee

Cheryl Lyn Walker, Chairperson
Michael T. Barrett
Gerald Batist
Arnab Chakravarti
Massimo Cristofanilli
Ivan Đikić
Charis Eng
Elizabeth P. Henske
Charles M. Rudin
Leona D. Samson
Anil K. Sood
Hidetoshi Tahara
Barry S. Taylor

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2014-2015 AACR-Millennium Fellowships in Hematologic Malignancies Scientific Review Committee 

Faith E. Davies, Chairperson
Frederick R. Appelbaum
P. Leif Bergsagel
Renier J. Brentjens
Francine M. Foss
Irene M. Ghobrial
Steven M. Horwitz
Giorgio Inghirami
Guido Kroemer
John P. Leonard
Tak W. Mak
Beverly S. Mitchell
Markus Müschen
Laura Pasqualucci
Pierluigi Porcu
Joseph D. Rosenblatt
Catherine J. Wu

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2013-2014 AACR Millennium Fellowships in Prostate Cancer Research Scientific Review Committee

Karen E. Knudsen, Chairperson
Anne E. Cress
Angelo M. De Marzo
William B. Isaacs
Vincent C. O. Njar
Mark A. Rubin
Michael M. Shen
Eric J. Small
Janet Stanford
Owen N. Witte

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2014-2015 AACR Ocular Melanoma Foundation Fellowship, in honor of Robert C. Allen, MD, Scientific Review Committee

Jacobus J. Bosch, Chairperson
David H. Abramson
Bita Esmaeli
David E. Fisher
Peter G. Hovland
John M. Kirkwood, II
Iman Osman

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2014-2015 AACR Breast Cancer Research Grants Scientific Review Committee 

Wendy A. Woodward, Chairperson
Jeffrey S. Abrams
Deborah K. Armstrong
Mina J. Bissell
Virginia F. Borges
Anne-Lise Børresen-Dale
Abenaa M. Brewster
Cathrin Brisken
Fatima Cardoso
Suzanne A. W. Fuqua
Reuben S. Harris
Susan G. Hilsenbeck
Tim Huang
Yibin Kang
Ellis G. Levine
Gary H. Lyman
Lisa A. Newman
Steven R. Patierno
Jorge Reis-Filho
Andrea L. Richardson
Robert J. Schneider
Nicholas C. Turner

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2014-2015 Caring for Carcinoid Foundation-AACR Grant for Carcinoid Tumor and Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Scientific Review Committee

B. Mark Evers, Chairperson
Daniel C. Chung
Ross C. Donehower
Paul F. Engstrom
Carol J. Thiele
Evan Vosburgh

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2014-2015 Debbie's Dream Foundation-AACR Gastric Cancer Fellowship Scientific Review Committee

Joel E. Tepper, Chairperson
A. William Blackstock, Jr.
James R. Goldenring
Jason C. Mills
Toshikazu Ushijima
Timothy C. Wang

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2014-2015 Kure It-AACR Research Grant for Immunotherapy in Kidney Cancer Scientific Review Committee

Daniel J. George, Chairperson
Robert A. Figlin
Mayer Fishman
Hyung L. Kim
Edmund C. Lattime
Roberto Pili
Timothy L. Ratliff
Mario Sznol

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2013-2014 Landon Foundation-AACR INNOVATOR Award for Cancer Immunology Research Scientific Review Committee

Ellen Puré, Chairperson
W. Martin Kast
Sjoerd H. Van der Burg
Crystal L. Mackall
Jeffrey A. Norton
Suzanne Ostrand-Rosenberg
Michel Sadelain
Robert D. Schreiber
Giorgio Trinchieri
Cassian Yee

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2014-2015 Landon Foundation-AACR INNOVATOR Award for Cancer Prevention Research Scientific Review Committee

Amelie G. Ramirez, Chairperson
Rajesh Agarwal
David S. Alberts
Stephen D. Hursting
Jonathan M. Kurie
Paul J. Limburg
Sharon Manne
Sofia D. Merajver
Mark A. Nelson
Electra D. Paskett
John M. Pezzuto
Shivendra V. Singh
Nanjoo Suh
Eva Szabo
Michael J. Wargovich

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2014-2015 Landon Foundation-AACR INNOVATOR Award for Tumor Microenvironment Research Scientific Review Committee

Yves A. DeClerck, Chairperson
Rosemary J. Akhurst
Michael E. Berens
Karin E. de Visser
Bojana Gligorijevic
Leslie I. Gold
Clare Isacke
Raghu Kalluri
Yibin Kang
Patricia J. Keely
Robert S. Kerbel
Kenneth J. Pienta
Vito Quaranta
Erik Sahai
Pepper Jo Schedin
Sohail Tavazoie
Fernando Vidal-Vanaclocha
Zena Werb

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2013-2014 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network-AACR Innovative Grants Scientific Review Committee

Ashok K. Saluja, PhD, Chairperson
Peter J. Allen
Andrew V. Biankin
David A. Boothman
Teresa A. Brentnall
Jonathan R. Brody
Joan M. Bull
Paul J. Chiao
Jeffrey W. Clark
Lisa M. Coussens
Adrienne D. Cox
Howard C. Crawford
Channing J. Der
Steven Gallinger
George J. Hammons
Alison P. Klein
Robert C. Kurtz
Bin Liu
William H. Matsui
David J. McConkey
Pinku Mukherjee
John E. Niederhuber
Peter J. O’Dwyer
Anna Karolina Palucka
Gloria M. Petersen
Mace L. Rothenberg
David H. Stokoe
Margaret A. Tempero
Bruce R. Zetter

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2014-2015 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network-AACR Career Development Awards Scientific Review Committee   

Gloria M. Petersen, Chairperson
Nita Ahuja
Igor A. Astsaturov
Al Bowen Benson
Donald J. Buchsbaum
Anuradha Chakravarthy
Douglas L. Fraker
Steven Gallinger
Klaus P. Hoeflich
Alec C. Kimmelman
Robert C. Kurtz
Brian C. Lewis
Min Li
Jiayuh Lin
Mark A. McNiven
Anne Marie O’Broin Lennon
Sara H. Olson
Eileen M. O’Reilly
Research Grant Committees
Marina Pasca di Magliano
Ilse Rooman
Amy H. Tang
Sarah P. Thayer
David T. Ting
Masato Yamamoto

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2014-2015 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network-AACR Pathway to Leadership Grants Scientific Review Committee

Michael G. Goggins, Chairperson
Martín E. Fernández-Zapico
Jason B. Fleming
Patricia M. Price
Zeshaan A. Rasheed
Jeffrey M. Trent

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2014-2015 Pancreatic Cancer Action Network-AACR Research Acceleration Network Grants Scientific Review Committee

Anirban Maitra, Chairperson
Syed Arif Ahmad
Marshall S. Baker
Andrew V. Biankin
Christopher H. Crane
Doriano Fabbro
David J. McConkey
Jennifer F. Tseng

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2014-2015 QuadW Foundation-AACR Fellowship for Clinical/Translational Sarcoma Research Scientific Review Committee

Peter J. Houghton, Chairperson
Cristina R. Antonescu
Eugenie S. Kleinerman
Michael P. Link
David Malkin
John Peter Perentesis
Raphael E. Pollock
Stephen X. Skapek
Lisa L. Wang

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