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FINDING CURES TOGETHER<sup>SM</sup>
Laura Fejerman, PhD

Chairperson
Laura Fejerman, PhD
Associate Professor in Residence, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Institute of Human Genetics, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
​University of California San Francisco
Berkeley, California

Brian M. Rivers, PhD

Past Chairperson
Brian M. Rivers, PhD
Director, Cancer Health Equity Institute
​Morehouse School of Medicine
Atlanta, Georgia

John D. Carpten, PhD

Chairperson-Elect
John D. Carpten, PhD
(2017-2020)
Professor and Chair of Translational Genomics; Director, Institute For Translational Genomics
​Keck School of Medicine of USC
Los Angeles, California

Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)

Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)
Chief Executive Officer
​American Association for Cancer Research
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Kimlin Tam Ashing, PhD

Kimlin Tam Ashing, PhD
(2017-2020)
Director, CCARE and Professor, Department of Population Sciences
​City of Hope
Duarte, California

Luis G. Carvajal-Carmona, PhD

Luis G. Carvajal-Carmona, PhD
(2018-2021)
Associate Professor, Genome Center and Department of Biochemistry
​UC Davis
Davis, California

Gerardo Colón-Otero, MD

Gerardo Colón-Otero, MD
(2017-2020)
Director, Health Disparities Research; Associate Dean, Mayo Medical School; Professor, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
​Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
Jacksonville, Florida

Mary Jackson Scroggins, MA

Mary Jackson Scroggins, MA
(2017-2020)
Founding Partner
​Pinkie Hugs, LLC
Washington, District of Columbia

Sanya A. Springfield, PhD

Sanya A. Springfield, PhD
(Ex Officio)
Director
National Cancer Institute-Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities
Bethesda, Maryland

Mariana C. Stern, PhD

Mariana C. Stern, PhD
(2018-2021)
Professor, Departments of Preventive Medicine and Urology
​USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
Los Angeles, California

Clayton C. Yates, PhD

Clayton C. Yates, PhD
(2018-2021)
Professor, Department of Biology and Center for Cancer Research
​Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, Alabama