Advisory boards

  1. The Scientific Advisory Board is an autonomous panel of renowned physicians and scientists who help foster the medical and scientific development of St. Jude, providing guidance and insight on research directions, clinical activities and institutional policy

    Michael P. Link, Hon FRCPCH, MD

    Lydia J. Lee Professor of Pediatrics
    Department of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
    Stanford University School of Medicine
    Lucille Packard Children's Hospital

    Palo Alto, CA

    Theodore S. Lawrence, MD, PhD, FASTRO, FASCO

    Max S. Wicha, MD Distinguished Professor of Oncology
    Director, University of Michigan  Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology

    University of Michigan Medical School
    Ann Arbor, MI

    Benjamin F. Cravatt III, PhD
    Professor and Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology
    The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology
    The Scripps Research Institute

    La Jolla, CA

    Patricia A. Ganz, MD
    Distinguished Professor of Health Policy and Management
    UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
    UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
    Director, Cancer Prevention & Control Research, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center

    University of California at Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, CA


    David P. Harrington, PhD
    Professor, Biostatistics, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
    Professor, Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
    Cambridge, MA

    Mignon L. Loh, MD    
    Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Deborah and Arthur Ablin Endowed Chair in Pediatric Molecular Oncology
    Division Chief, Hematology/Oncology
    University of California Benioff Children's Hospital

    San Francisco, CA

    Ellis J. Neufeld, MD, PhD
    Egan Family Foundation Professor in Transitional Medicin, Harvard Medical School
    Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
    Associate Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology
    Boston Children's Hospital

    Boston, MA

    Jennifer A. Pietenpol, PhD    
    Benjamin F. Byrd Jr. Endowed Chair in Oncology
    Director, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
    Professor, Biochemistry, Cancer Biology and Otolaryngology
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

    Nashville, TN

     Raphael E. Pollock, MD, PhD, FACS
    Professor and Director, Division of Surgical Oncology
    Vice Chairman for Clinical Affairs, Department of Surgery
    Surgeon in Chief, James Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Surgeon in Chief, The Ohio State University Health System
    Columbus, OH


    Aviv Regev, PhD
    Professor, Department of Biology
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Core Member and Chair of the Faculty
    Director, Cell Circuits Program and Klarman Celkl Abservatory
    Broad Institute
    Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
    Cambridge, MA

    David H. Rowitch, MD, PhD, ScD
    Professor and Head of Paediatric
    Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator
    Wellcome Trust-MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute
    Department of Paedeiatrics
    United Kingdom

    Michel W. Sadelain, MD, PhD
    Stephen and Barbara Friedman Chair 
    Director, Center for Cell Engineering
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Cent
    New York, NY

    Joseph W. St. Geme III, MD
    Leonard and Madlyn Abramson Profgessor of Pediatrics and Microbiology
    Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
    Physician-in-Chief and Chair, Department of Pediatrics
    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Philadelphia, PA

  2. Steven J. Burakoff, MD 
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Cancer Institute

    Moses V. Chao, PhD
    Skirball Institute Program of Molecular Neurobiology
    New York University School of Medicine

    Beverly Ginsburg-Cooper
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

    Michael P. Link, MD
    Stanford University School of Medicine

    Jennifer Pietenpol, PhD
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center


    Mark J. Ratain, MD
    University of Chicago

    Charles L. Sawyers, MD
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

    Tom Sellers, PhD, MPH
    H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute

    Paul M. Sondel, MD, PhD
    University of Wisconsin Clinical Science Center