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Annual Meeting Committees

Annual Meeting Program Committee

The Program Committee, consisting of a chair, vice chairs, and cochairs, is charged with planning and scheduling invited scientific sessions for the Annual Meeting. Additional subcommittee chairs and members are responsible for reviewing and scheduling all proffered abstracts submitted for presentation at the Annual Meeting.

2022-2023
Chair
Robert H. Vonderheide, MD, PhD

Vice Chairs
Lucile L. Adams-Campbell, PhD, FAACR
Carlos M. Caldas, MD
José R. Conejo-Garcia, MD, PhD
Benjamin L. Ebert, MD, PhD
Peter Kuhn, PhD
Shivaani Kummar, MD
Quynh-Thu Le, MD
Christine M. Lovly, MD, PhD
Sanjay V. Malhotra, PhD
Motomi Mori, PhD, MBA
Eileen M. O’Reilly, MD
Seishi Ogawa, PhD
Anna Karolina Palucka, MD, PhD
Sylvia K. Plevritis, PhD
Joachim Rudolph, PhD
John H. Stewart, IV., MD, MBA
Josep Tabernero, MD
Sarah K. Tasian, MD
Judith A. Varner, PhD
Matthew G. Vander Heiden, MD, PhD
Teresa A. Zimmers, PhD

Cochairs
Iannis Aifantis, PhD
Ido Amit, PhD
Andrew T. Chan, MD
Alan D. D’Andrea, MD, FAACR
Matthew J. Ellis, MD, PhD
Rebecca Fitzgerald, MD
Kevin L. Gardner, MD, PhD
Andrew K. Godwin, PhD
Jeremy Goecks, PhD
Romina Goldszmid, PhD
Carmen E. Guerra, MD
Dawn L. Hershman, MD
Trey Ideker, PhD
Jan Kitajewski, PhD
Harriett M. Kluger, MD
Mignon Lee-Cheun Loh, MD
Grzegorz S. Nowakowski, MD
Taofeek K. Owonikoko, MD, PhD
Ruben A. Mesa, MD
Kathleen N. Moore, MD
Marina Pasca di Magliano, PhD
Elizabeth A. Platz, ScD, MPH
Avery D. Posey, Jr., PhD
Gabriel A. Rabinovich, PhD
Kimberly Stegmaier, MD
Sheila A. Stewart, DPhil
Chau Trinh-Shevrin, DrPH
Mary Jo Turk, PhD
Cornelia M. Ulrich, MS, PhD
Colonel James E. Williams, Jr., MS
Bradly G. Wouters, PhD
Timothy A. Yap, MD, PhD
Clayton C. Yates, PhD
Jinghui Zhang, PhD

Annual Meeting Clinical Trials Committee

The Clinical Trials Committee serves to identify, assess, recruit, and schedule clinical trials for presentation during the AACR Annual Meeting.

2021-2022
Cochairs
Julie R. Brahmer, MD
Timothy A. Yap, MD, PhD

Members
Nita Ahuja, MD
Benedito A. Carneiro, MD
Ezra E.W. Cohen, MD
William S. Dalton, MD, PhD
Ruggero De Maria, MD
Patrick M. Forde, MD
Marina Chiara Garassino, MD
Marcus DaSilva Goncalves, MD, PhD
Susan Halabi, PhD
Roy S. Herbst, MD, PhD
Virginia G. Kaklamani, MD
Steven K. Libutti, MD
Wendy B. London, PhD
Robert G. Maki, MD, PhD
Katherine K. Matthay, MD
Ignacio Melero, MD, PhD
Ruben A. Mesa, MD
Edith P. Mitchell, MD
Pamela N. Munster, MD
D. William Parsons, MD, PhD
Akash Patnaik, MD, PhD, MMSc
Martine J. Piccart, MD, PhD, FAACR
Katy Rezvani, MD, PhD
Stephen C. Rubin, MD
Stefania Scala, MD, PhD
Howard I. Scher, MD
Padmanee Sharma, MD
Weijing Sun, MD
Naoko Takebe, MD, PhD
Beverly A. Teicher, PhD
Margaret A. Tempero, MD
Sara M. Tolaney, MD, MPH
Nicholas C. Turner, MD, PhD
Zev A. Wainberg, MD
Colin D. Weekes, MD, PhD
Evan Y. Yu, MD

Annual Meeting Education Committee

The Annual Meeting Education Committee plans and organizes the comprehensive educational program that takes place at the Annual Meeting.

2021-2022
Chair
Lillian L. Siu, MD

Cochairs
Trey Ideker, PhD
Martine Roussel, PhD, FAACR
Mariana Carla Stern, PhD

Members
Rima S. Al-awar, PhD
Adriana Albini, PhD
Nina Bhardwaj, MD PhD
Nadine J. Barrett, PhD
Ranjit S. Bindra, MD, PhD
Gautam Borthakur, MBBS, MD
Lisa M. Coussens, PhD, FAACR
Daniel D. De Carvalho, PhD
Marcia C. Haigis, PhD
Pasi A. Jänne, MD, PhD
Giedre Krenciute, PhD
Karen T. Liby, PhD
Massimo Loda, MD
Sherene Loi, MD, PhD
Christine M. Lovly, MD, PhD
Shiva Malek, PhD
Martin McMahon, PhD
Atsushi Ohtsu, MD, PhD
Klaus Pantel, MD, PhD
Martin G. Pomper, MD, PhD
Camille C.R. Ragin, PhD
Renee Reams, PhD
Chris Sander, PhD
Sohrab Shah, PhD
Gregory H. Sonnenberg, PhD
Jennifer Tsui, MPH, PhD
Victor E. Velculescu, MD, PhD
Jovanny Zabalta, PhD
Jinghui Zhang, PhD