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WICR Council

Amelie G. Ramirez, DrPH
Chairperson

Amelie G. Ramirez, DrPH

(2021-2022)

Chair and Professor of Population Health Sciences
Director of the Institute for Health Promotion Research
UT Health Science Center of San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas

Sheila K. Singh, MD, PhD
Chairperson-Elect

Sheila K. Singh, MD, PhD

(2021-2022)

Neurosurgeon/ Scientist, McMaster Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute
McMaster University Medical Center
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Marcia Cruz-Correa, MD, PhD
Past Chairperson

Marcia Cruz-Correa, MD, PhD

(2021-2022)

Professor of Medicine and Biochemistry
University of Puerto Rico Comprehensive Cancer
San Juan, Puerto Rico

Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)

Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)

Chief Executive Officer
American Association for Cancer Research
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Abenaa M. Brewster, MD

Abenaa M. Brewster, MD

(2019-2022)

Professor, Department of Clinical Cancer Prevention
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

Karen A. Gelmon, MD

Karen A. Gelmon, MD

(2019-2022)

Professor, Dept. Medical Oncology
BC Cancer Agency Vancouver, Ctr.
Vancouver, British Columbia 
Canada

Andrea A. Hayes-Jordan, MD

Andrea A. Hayes-Jordan, MD

(2021-2024)

Surgeon in Chief
UNC Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Nada Jabado, MD, PhD

Nada Jabado, MD, PhD

(2021-2024)

Professor
McGill University
Montreal, Quebec

Johanna A. Joyce, PhD

Johanna A. Joyce, PhD

(2020-2023)

Professor of Oncology
University of Lausanne
Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research
Lausanne, Switzerland

Beverly D. Lyn-Cook, PhD

Beverly D. Lyn-Cook, PhD

(2020-2023)

Senior Research Biologist
FDA-National Center for Toxicological Research
Jefferson, Arkansas

Shiva Malek, PhD

Shiva Malek, PhD

(2021-2024)

Global Head of Oncology Disease Area
Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research, Inc
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Lilli Petruzzelli, MD, PhD

Lilli Petruzzelli, MD, PhD

(2019-2022)

Senior Vice President, gRED Early Clinical Development
Genentech, Inc.
South San Francisco, California

Victoria L. Seewaldt, MD

Victoria L. Seewaldt, MD

(2020-2023)

Ruth Ziegler Chair in Population Sciences
City of Hope National Medical Center
Duarte, California