Elizabeth M. Jaffee, MD, FAACR

Elizabeth M. Jaffee, MD, FAACR

The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins

Dr. Jaffee is deputy director of the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, associate director of the Bloomberg-Kimmel Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, and the Dana and Albert “Cubby” Broccoli professor of oncology at Johns Hopkins. Her research is focused on the development of vaccines that overcome immunity to pancreatic and breast cancers. She is chair and member of the National Cancer Advisory Board for the National Cancer Institute (NCI), co-chair of the NCI Blue Ribbon Panel for the National Cancer Moonshot Initiative, and leader of the Stand Up To Cancer-Lustgarten Foundation Dream Team: Transforming Pancreatic Cancer to a Treatable Disease. Dr. Jaffee is the 2019-20 past-president of the AACR.