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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.


2017-2018 AACR Basic Cancer Research Grants Scientific Review Committee

Martine Roussel, Chairperson
David A. Boothman
Christin E. Burd
Carlos M. Caldas
Timothy A. Chan
Navdeep S. Chandel
Selina Chen-Kiang
James A. DeCaprio
Yves A. DeClerck
James V. DeGregori
Connie J. Eaves
Ajay Goel
Christopher Kemp
Chuan-Yuan Li
David Liebner
Steven B. McMahon
Maureen E. Murphy
Senthil K. Muthuswamy
Bryon E. Petersen
Hidde L. Ploegh
Brendan D. Price
Rosalind Segal
Jill M. Siegfried
Jean Y. J. Wang
William A. Weiss

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2017-2018 AACR Breast Cancer Research Grants Scientific  Review Committee 

Jorge S. Reis-Filho, Chairperson
Foluso O. Ademuyiwa
Lisa L. Baumbach-Reardon
Fergus J. Couch
Susan M. Domchek
William D. Foulkes
Suzanne A.W. Fuqua
Ramesh K Ganju
Brandy Heckman-Stoddard
Karen T. Liby
Sherene Loi
Ingrid A. Mayer
Ruth M. O’Regan
Jennifer K. Richer
Melinda L. Telli
Amanda E. Toland
Stephen T. Wong
Xiaoting Zhang
Qun Zhou

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2017-2018 AACR Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Interception Research Grants Scientific Review Committee

Adriana Albini, Chairperson
Powel H. Brown
Zobeida Cruz-Monserrate
Andrea De Censi
Steven M. Dubinett
Raymond N. DuBois
Leslie G. Ford
Stephen B. Gruber
William G. Nelson
Gloria M. Petersen
Brian J. Reid
Miriam P. Rosin
Ann G. Schwartz
Meir J. Stampfer

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2017-2018 AACR Clinical and Translational Cancer Research Scientific Review Committee   

Daniel J. George, Chairperson
Francis Ali-Osman
Catherine Alix-Panabières
Carolyn J. Anderson
Priscilla K. Brastianos
Arnab Chakravarti
Janet E. Dancey
Adam P. Dicker
Richard J. Gilbertson
Derin B. Keskin
Matthew H. Kulke
John S. Lazo
Christine M. Lovly
David F. McDermott
Elahe A. Mostaghel
Sunitha Nagrath
Eileen M. O'Reilly
Emanuel F. Petricoin, III
Mark A. Rubin
Laura Soucek
B. Douglas Smith
Eva Szabo
John A. Thompson
Shaomeng Wang
Steven R. Whittaker
Kwok-Kin Wong
Danzhou Yang
Yuesheng Zhang

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2017-2018 AACR Gastrointestinal Cancer Research Grants Scientific Review Committee

Daniel G. Haller, Chairperson
Jordan D. Berlin
Daniel V.T. Catenacci
Herbert Chen
Daniel C. Chung
Ryan B. Corcoran
Kalpana Ghoshal
Murray Korc
Steven K. Libutti
J. Wallis Marsh
Rebecca Miksad
Bruce D. Minsky
Eric K. Nakakura
Raquel Seruca
Manisha H. Shah
Carmen C. Solorzano
Patrick Tan
Sabine Tejpar
Christina Thirlwell
José G. Treviño, II
Evan Vosburgh
Rona D. Yaeger

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2017-2018 AACR Genitourinary Cancer Research Grants Scientific Review Committee

Susan F. Slovin, Chairperson
Andrew J. Armstrong
James D. Brooks
Kathleen A. Cooney
Rajvir Dahiya
Samuel Denmeade
Robert Figlin
Donna E. Hansel
Anna Meseguer
Cora N. Sternberg
George Wilding

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2017-2018 AACR Gynecological Cancer Research Grants Scientific Review Committee

Alan D. D’Andrea, Chairperson
Stuart M. Lichtman
Feyruz V. Rassool
Stephen C. Rubin
Leona D. Samson
Cristiana Sessa
Anil K. Sood

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2017-2018 AACR Hematologic Malignancies Research Grants Scientific Review Committee  

Guido Marcucci, Chairperson
Nicholas C. Denko
Benjamin L. Ebert
Todd A. Fehniger
Adolfo Ferrando
Anthony G. Letai
Lindsay M. Morton
Robert Z. Orlowski
Laura Pasqualucci
Miguel-Angel Perales
Catherine J. Wu

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2017-2018 AACR-Immuno-oncology Research Grants Scientific Review Committee  

Olivera J. Finn, Chairperson
Malcolm K. Brenner
Donald J. Buchsbaum
William E. Carson, III
José R. Conejo-Garcia
Juan R. Cubillos-Ruiz
Sandra Demaria
Mayer Fishman
Zhiwei Hu
Wen-Jen Hwu
Darrell J. Irvine
Lewis L. Lanier
Alberto Mantovani
Miriam Merad
Aung Naing
Suzanne Ostrand-Rosenberg
David A. Reardon
Michel Sadelain
Cornelia Liu Trimble
Fernando Vidal-Vanaclocha
E. John Wherry
Cassian Yee

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2017-2018 AACR Lung Cancer Research Grants Scientific Review Committee  

Ravi Salgia, Chairperson
Alex A. Adjei
Julie R. Brahmer
Paul A. Bunn, Jr.
Ruggero De Maria
Kristin M. Dittmar
Anna Farago
Udayan Guha
Karen L. Kelly
Corey J. Langer
Pierre P. Massion
Matthew L. Meyerson
Patrick Nana-Sinkam
Vassiliki Papadimitrakopoulou
Katerina A. Politi
Roman Perez-Soler
Julien Sage
Lecia V. Sequist
David Sidransky
Seiji Yano

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2017-2018 AACR NextGen Grants for Transformative Cancer  Research Scientific Review Committee  

Scott W. Lowe, Chairperson
Dafna Bar-Sagi
Monica M. Bertagnolli
David P. Carbone
John M. Carethers
Bruce A. Chabner
Edward Chu
Lisa M. Coussens
David R. Gius
Leslie I. Gold
Kevin Sean Kimbro
Peter Kuhn
Zhenkun Lou
Gordon B. Mills
Jeffrey N. Myers
Jeff Patrick
Stefan M. Pfister
Leonidas C. Platanias
Sylvia K. Plevritis
Raphael E. Pollock
Yves G. Pommier
Patricia M. Price
Vinay K. Puduvalli
Barrett J. Rollins
Judith S. Sebolt-Leopold
M. Celeste Simon
Pramod K. Srivastava
Mehmet Toner
Eliezer Van Allen
Ashani Weeraratna
Leonard I. Zon

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2017-2018 AACR Ocular Melanoma Research Grants  Scientific Review Committee  

Bita Esmaeli, Chairperson
Jasmine H. Francis
J. William Harbour
Ludwig M. Heindl
Peter G. Hovland
Martine J. Jager
Bruce R. Ksander

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2017-2018 AACR Pediatric Cancer Research Grants Scientific Review Committee

Timothy P. Cripe, Chairperson
James F. Amatruda
Olivier Delattre
Uta Dirksen
Maryam Fouladi
Rani E. George
Richard G. Gorlick
Tanja A. Gruber
Abha Gupta
Pooja Hingorani
Michael D. Hogarty
Edward Anders Kolb
Elizabeth R. Lawlor
Corinne M. Linardic
David M. Loeb
Leo Mascarenhas
Ryan D. Roberts
Steve X. Skapek
Elizabeth A. Stewart
Hussein Tawbi
Jeffrey A. Toretsky
Stephan D. Voss
Lisa L. Wang
Brenda Weigel

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