Board of Directors

Officers

  • President

    Clifford A. Hudis, MD, FACP

    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Board Term: 2013-2014
    Specialty: Breast Cancer

    Clifford A. Hudis, MD, FACP, is Chief of the Breast Cancer Medicine Service and an attending physician at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He is also Professor in the Department of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. His research interests include all areas of care related to breast cancer with a focus on the development of novel systemic therapies.

    Bio
  • Immediate Past President

    Sandra M. Swain, MD, FACP

    MedStar Washington Hospital Center
    Board Term: 2013-2014
    Specialty: Breast Cancer

    Sandra M. Swain, MD, FACP, is the Medical Director of the Washington Cancer Institute at the MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Professor in the Department of Medicine at Georgetown University, and Adjunct Professor of Medicine in the F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. She has worked at the Washington Hospital Center since 2007 and the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences since 2002.

    Bio
  • President-Elect

    Peter P. Yu, MD, FASCO

    Palo Alto Medical Foundation
    Board Term: 2013-2014
    Specialty: Medical Oncology/Hematology

    Peter P. Yu, MD, FASCO, is a medical oncologist and hematologist at Palo Alto Medical Foundation, where he is also Director of Cancer Research. Dr. Yu has been at Palo Alto Medical Foundation since 1989.

    Bio
  • Treasurer

    Susan L. Cohn, MD

    University of Chicago Board Term: 2012-2015 Board Seat: Pediatric Oncologist

    Susan L. Cohn, MD, is Director of Clinical Sciences, Section of Pediatric Oncology/Hematology, at Comer Children’s Hospital at The University of Chicago and a Professor of Pediatrics at The University of Chicago. Prior to this position, Dr. Cohn served as a faculty member at Northwestern University Medical School and as an attending physician at Children’s Memorial Hospital. Dr. Cohn’s research interests include pediatric cancers, particularly neuroblastoma, and blood diseases. She is one of a few pediatric oncologists conducting phase I clinical trials of treatments for neuroblastoma.

    Bio
  • ASCO CEO and CCF CEO (ex-officio)

    Allen S. Lichter, MD, FASCO

    Board Term: 2006-2016
    Specialty: Radiation Oncology

    Allen S. Lichter, MD, FASCO, is the Chief Executive Officer of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Conquer Cancer Foundation. Prior to joining ASCO in 2006, Dr. Lichter was at the University of Michigan in two significant leadership roles. He served as Chair and Professor of Radiation Oncology from 1984-1998 and as Dean of the Medical School from 1998-2006. Dr. Lichter was named the first Isadore Lampe Professor of Radiation Oncology, an endowed chair, and also was the Newman Family Professor of Radiation Oncology.

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Board Members

  • Smita Bhatia, MD, MPH

    City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Board Term: 2012-2016
    Board Seat: Pediatric Oncologist

  • Gary I. Cohen, MD, FACP, FASCO

    Berman Cancer Institute at Greater Baltimore Medical Center
    Board Term: 2011-2014
    Board Seat: Community Oncologist

  • Stephen S. Grubbs, MD

    Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants, PA
    Board Term: 2012-2015
    Board Seat: Community Oncologist

  • Daniel F. Hayes, MD, FASCO

    University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Board Term: 2011-2014
    Board Seat: Undesignated Specialty

  • Paulo M. G. Hoff, MD, PhD, FACP

    ICESP—Instituto do Câncer do Estado de São Paulo
    Board Term: 2013-2017
    Board Seat: Undesignated Specialty

  • Hagop M. Kantarjian, MD

    University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Board Term: 2012-2016
    Board Seat: Undesignated Specialty

  • Gary H. Lyman, MD, MPH, FACP, FRCP (Edin), FASCO

    Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research
    Board Term: 2012-2016
    Board Seat: Undesignated Specialty

  • Neal J. Meropol, MD, FASCO

    University Hospitals Case Medical Center & Case Western Reserve University
    Board Term: 2013-2017
    Board Seat: Medical Oncologist

  • Therese M. Mulvey, MD, FASCO

    Southcoast Centers for Cancer Care
    Board Term: 2013-2017
    Board Seat: Community Oncologist

  • W. Charles Penley, MD, FASCO

    Tennessee Oncology, PLLC
    Board Term: 2013-2014
    Board Seat: Conquer Cancer Foundation

  • Lori J. Pierce, MD

    University of Michigan School of Medicine
    Board Term: 2010-2014
    Board Seat: Radiation Oncologist

  • Carolyn D. Runowicz, MD, FASCO

    Florida International University
    Board Term: 2011-2015
    Board Seat: Surgical Oncologist

  • Frances A. Shepherd, MD, FRCPC

    Princess Margaret Hospital
    Board Term: 2010-2014
    Board Seat: Non-U.S. Oncologist

  • Lillian L. Siu, MD, FRCPC

    Princess Margaret Hospital/University of Toronto
    Board Term: 2012-2016
    Board Seat: International Oncologist

  • Eric P. Winer, MD, FASCO

    Dana Farber Cancer Institute
    Board Term: 2011-2015
    Board Seat: Undesignated Specialty