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TME Steering Committee

Theresa A. Guise, MD
Chairperson

Theresa A. Guise, MD

(2020-2021)

Jerry W. and Peg S. Throgmartin Professor of Oncology
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, Indiana

Mikala Egeblad, PhD
Chairperson-elect

Mikala Egeblad, PhD

(2020-2021)

Associate Professor
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, New York

Sheila A. Stewart, DPhil
Past Chairperson

Sheila A. Stewart, DPhil

(2020-2021)

Professor, Division of Cell Biology and Physiology
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, Missouri

Sergei I. Grivennikov, PhD

Sergei I. Grivennikov, PhD

(2020-2022)

Associate Professor
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Cancer Prevention and Control
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Xin Lu, PhD

Xin Lu, PhD

(2019-2021)

John M. and Mary Jo Boler Assistant Professor
University of Notre Dame, Department of Biological Sciences, Center for Rare & Neglected Diseases, Harper Cancer Research Institute
Notre Dame, Indiana

Ilaria Malanchi, PhD

Ilaria Malanchi, PhD

(2020-2022)

Senior Group Leader
The Francis Crick Institute
London, United Kingdom

Jeffrey W. Pollard, PhD

Jeffrey W. Pollard, PhD

(2019-2021)

Director, MRC Centre for Reproductive Health
University of Edinburgh, The Queen’s Medical Research Institute
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Ashani T. Weeraratna, PhD

Ashani T. Weeraratna, PhD

(2020-2022)

E.V. McCollum Chair of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Cancer Biology
Co-Program Leader, Cancer Invasion and Metastasis, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

Alana L. Welm, PhD

Alana L. Welm, PhD

(2019-2021)

Ralph E. and Willia T. Main Presidential Endowed Chair in Cancer Research; Co-Director, Cell Response & Regulation Program Investigator; Associate Professor, Oncological Sciences
University of Utah, Huntsman Cancer Institute
Salt Lake City, Utah

Yves A. DeClerck, MD
Representative of the International Cancer Microenvironment Society (ICMS)

Yves A. DeClerck, MD

(2019-2021)

Professor of Pediatrics, Biochemistry & Molecular Medicine
USC/Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

Julio A. Aguirre-Ghiso, PhD
Representative of the Metastasis Research Society (MRS)

Julio A. Aguirre-Ghiso, PhD

(2020-2022)

Professor, Division of Hematology and Oncology
Tisch Cancer Institute at Mount Sinai
Director, Head and Neck Cancer Basic Research
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York