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AACR Foundation Leadership

AACR Foundation Officers

Raymond DuBois, MD, PhD*
President

Raymond DuBois, MD, PhD*

The Medical University of South Carolina

Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)
Secretary-Treasurer and CEO

Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)

American Association for Cancer Research

Bayard D. Clarkson, MD*
Founding Chairman of the Board and President Emeritus

Bayard D. Clarkson, MD*

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

AACR Foundation Trustees

Christiana Bardon, MD

Christiana Bardon, MD

Burrage Capital, MPM Capital

James V. Buzzitta, MD

James V. Buzzitta, MD

Hughes Management, LC

Michael Caligiuri, MD*

Michael Caligiuri, MD*

City of Hope National Medical Center

Nancy Davidson, MD*

Nancy Davidson, MD*

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Faye Florence, Esq.

Faye Florence, Esq.

Attorney, Non-Profit Board Member

Cathy Fraser

Cathy Fraser

Mayo Clinic

Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH*

Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH*

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

William N. Hait, MD, PhD*

William N. Hait, MD, PhD*

Johnson & Johnson External Innovation

Richard A. Heyman, PhD

Richard A. Heyman, PhD

Metacrine, Inc.; ORIC Pharmaceuticals

Wen-Jen Hwu, MD, PhD

Wen-Jen Hwu, MD, PhD

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Elizabeth M. Jaffee, MD*

Elizabeth M. Jaffee, MD*

The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins

Eleanor D. Kress

Eleanor D. Kress

Wilmington Trust Retirement and Institutional Services Co.

John E. Leonard, PhD

John E. Leonard, PhD

Vaccinex, Inc.

Anil K. Rustgi, MD

Anil K. Rustgi, MD

University of Pennsylvania

Stephen D. Ryan

Stephen D. Ryan

Merrill Lynch Private Banking and Investment Group

Anil Sethi

Anil Sethi

Ciitizen

Ajit Singh, PhD

Ajit Singh, PhD

Artiman Ventures

Officers

Raymond N. DuBois, MD, PhD, FAACR
Chair and President

Raymond N. DuBois, MD, PhD, FAACR

Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina

Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)
Secretary-Treasurer and Chief Executive Officer

Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)

American Association for Cancer Research
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Bayard D. Clarkson, MD, FAACR
Founding Chairman of the Board and President Emeritus

Bayard D. Clarkson, MD, FAACR

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Trustees

Christiana Bardon, MD, MBA

Christiana Bardon, MD, MBA

Burrage Capital, MPM Capital

James V. Buzzitta, MD

James V. Buzzitta, MD

Hughes Management, LC

Nancy E. Davidson, MD, FAACR

Nancy E. Davidson, MD, FAACR

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Cathy Fraser, MBA

Cathy Fraser, MBA

Mayo Clinic

Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH, FAACR

Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH, FAACR

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

William N. Hait, MD, PhD, FAACR

William N. Hait, MD, PhD, FAACR

Johnson & Johnson External Innovation

Richard A. Heyman, PhD

Richard A. Heyman, PhD

Metacrine, Inc.; ORIC Pharmaceuticals

Eleanor D. Kress, MBA, JD

Eleanor D. Kress, MBA, JD

Wilmington Trust Retirement and Institutional Services Co.

John E. Leonard, PhD

John E. Leonard, PhD

Vaccinex, Inc.

Elaine R. Mardis, PhD, FAACR

Elaine R. Mardis, PhD, FAACR

Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Institute for Genomic Medicine

Antoni Ribas, MD, PhD, FAACR

Antoni Ribas, MD, PhD, FAACR

University of California, Los Angeles

Anil K. Rustgi, MD

Anil K. Rustgi, MD

Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, Columbia University

Stephen D. Ryan

Stephen D. Ryan

Merrill Lynch Private Banking and Investment Group

Ajit Singh, PhD

Ajit Singh, PhD

Artiman Ventures

David A. Tuveson, MD PhD, FAACR

David A. Tuveson, MD PhD, FAACR

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Cancer Center

Trustees Emeriti

José Baselga, MD, PhD, FAACR
Elizabeth H. Blackburn, PhD, FAACR
Tyler Jacks, PhD, FAACR
Sherry Lansing
Frank McCormick, PhD, FAACR
Charles L. Sawyers, MD, FAACR

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is governed by a distinguished board elected by its 47,000-plus members. Learn more about the AACR Board of Directors.