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Candidates for the AACR Nominating Committee

The sequence of candidates was chosen by lottery.
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Caroline Dive, PhD

Caroline Dive, PhD

Interim Director
CRUK Manchester Institute
Director
CRUK Manchester Institute Cancer Biomarker Centre

Adriana Albini, PhD

Adriana Albini, PhD

Scientific Collaborator
European Institute of Oncology (IEU)
Professor of Immunology and General Pathology
Milano Bicocca University

David M. Hyman, MD

David M. Hyman, MD

Chief Medical Officer
Loxo Oncology at Lilly

James R. Downing, MD

James R. Downing, MD

President, Chief Executive Officer, Endowed Chair
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Chanita Hughes-Halbert, PhD

Chanita Hughes-Halbert, PhD

Vice Chair for Research and Professor
Associate Director for Cancer Equity, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Southern California

Kornelia Polyak, MD, PhD

Kornelia Polyak, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dana‐Farber Cancer Institute

Jonathan D. Licht, MD

Jonathan D. Licht, MD

Director, The University of Florida Health Cancer Center
The Marshall E. Rinker, Sr. Foundation and David B. and Leighan R. Rinker Chair
The University of Florida

Alan Ashworth, PhD

Alan Ashworth, PhD

President
UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Candidates for President-Elect
Candidates for the AACR Board of Directors