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WICR Council

Sheila K. Singh, MD, PhD
Chairperson

Sheila K. Singh, MD, PhD

(2022-2023)

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

Beverly D. Lyn-Cook, PhD
Chair-Elect

Beverly D. Lyn-Cook, PhD

(2020-2023)

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

Amelie G. Ramirez, DrPH
Past Chairperson

Amelie G. Ramirez, DrPH

(2022-2023)

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

Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)

Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)

Chief Executive Officer
American Association for Cancer Research
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Andrea A. Hayes-Dixon, MD

Andrea A. Hayes-Dixon, MD

(2021-2024)

Chair, Department of Surgery
Howard University Hospital
Washington, D.C.

Nada Jabado, MD, PhD

Nada Jabado, MD, PhD

(2021-2024)

Professor of Pediatrics
McGill University
Montreal Children’s Hospital
Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre
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

Christine M. Lovly, MD, PhD

Christine M. Lovly, MD, PhD

(2022-2025)

Associate Professor of Medicine (Hematology/Oncology)
Ingram Associate Professor of Cancer Research
Co-Leader, Translational Research, and Interventional Oncology Research Program
Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center
Nashville, Tennessee

Shiva Malek, PhD

Shiva Malek, PhD

(2021-2024)

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

Claudia K. Petritsch, DrRerNat

Claudia K. Petritsch, DrRerNat

(2022-2025)

Associate Professor, Dept. of Neurological Surgery
Stanford University
Stanford, 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

Mariana C. Stern, PhD

Mariana C. Stern, PhD

(2022-2025)

Associate Director, Population Sciences
USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professor of Population and Public Health Sciences and Urology
Ira Goodman Chair in Cancer Research
Keck School of Medicine of USC, University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California