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Hucky Land, Ph.D.
Hartmut "Hucky" Land, PhD
Deputy Director

Paula Vertino, Ph.D.
Paula Vertino, PhD
Associate Director for Basic and Translational Research

David Linehan, M.D.
David Linehan, MD
Associate Director for Clinical Research

Paula Cupertino, Ph.D.
Paula Cupertino, PhD
Associate Director for Community, Outreach and Engagement


Patricia Rivera, M.D.
Patricia Rivera, MD
Associate Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion



Ruth O'Regan, M.D.
Ruth O'Regan, MD
Associate Director for Career Development and Mentoring


Brian Martin
Brian Martin, MPA
Associate Director for Administration and Finance


Research Program Leaders

Genetics, Epigenetics and Metabolism (GEM)

Darren Carpizo, MD, and Paula Vertino, PhD

Darren Carpizo, MD, PhD, and Paula Vertino, PhD


Cancer Microenvironment (CM)

Minsoo Kim, PhD, and Laura Calvi, MD

Minsoo Kim, PhD, and Laura Calvi, MD


Cancer Prevention and Control (CPC)

Supriya Mohile, MD, and Karen Mustian, PhD

Supriya Mohile, MD, MS, and Karen Mustian, PhD, MPH