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CICR Steering Committee

Joachim Rudolph, PhD
Chair

Joachim Rudolph, PhD

(2021-2022)

Principal Scientist, Discovery Chemistry
Genentech, Inc.
South San Francisco, California

Mary M. Mader, PhD
Chair-Elect

Mary M. Mader, PhD

(2021-2022)

MM Molecular Pharma Consulting
Melrose, Massachusetts

Philip Jones, PhD
Past Chair

Philip Jones, PhD

(2021-2022)

Vice President, Therapeutics Discovery, and Head of Drug Discovery
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

Rima Al-awar, PhD

Rima Al-awar, PhD

(2021-2024)

Head, Therapeutic Innovation and Drug Discovery
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
Toronto, Canada

Michelle Arkin, PhD

Michelle Arkin, PhD

(2021-2024)

Professor, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, School of Pharmacy
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, California 

James E. Audia, PhD

James E. Audia, PhD

(2019-2022)

Visiting Scholar, Northwestern University
Head of Medicinal Chemistry and Senior Advisor, Karuna Therapeutics
Entrepreneur-in Residence, Third Rock Ventures
Boston, Massachusetts

Ivan Cornella-Taracido, PhD

Ivan Cornella-Taracido, PhD

(2019-2022)

Vice President, Proteomics and Chemical Biology
Cedilla Therapeutics
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Laura D’Agostino, PhD

Laura D’Agostino, PhD

(2020-2023)

Director
Bristol Myers Squibb
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Benjamin L. Ebert, PhD

Benjamin L. Ebert, PhD

(2021-2024)

George P. Canellos, MD, and Jean S. Canellos Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School;
Chair of Medical Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, Massachusetts

Adrian L. Gill, PhD

Adrian L. Gill, PhD

(2020-2023)

Vice President, Medicinal Chemistry
Revolution Medicines
Redwood City, California

Ingo Hartung, PhD

Ingo Hartung, PhD

(2021-2024)

Director and Head of Medicinal Chemistry GER
Merck Healthcare KGaA
Darmstadt, Germany

David Millan, PhD

David Millan, PhD

(2021-2024)

Vice President, Head of Chemistry
Foghorn Therapeutics
Cambridge, Massachusetts 

Christopher Nasveschuk, PhD

Christopher Nasveschuk, PhD

(2020-2023)

Vice President, Chemistry
C4 Therapeutics
Watertown, Massachusetts

Chudi O. Ndubaku, PhD

Chudi O. Ndubaku, PhD

(2019-2022)

Vice President, Drug Discovery
ORIC Pharmaceuticals
South San Francisco, California

Zoran Rankovic, PhD

Zoran Rankovic, PhD

(2020-2023)

Director, CBT Chemistry Centers
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Memphis, Tennessee

Xiaojing (Gina) Wang, PhD

Xiaojing (Gina) Wang, PhD

(2019-2022)

Principal Scientist and Project Team Lead
Genentech, Inc.
South San Francisco, California