UPMC Hillman Cancer Center



Committee for Cancer Research in Western PA

The Committee for Cancer Research in Western PA meets monthly to identify the cancer problems affecting western Pennsylvanians and to develop, implement, and monitor progress on trans-disciplinary research efforts aimed at amelioration.

Robert L. Ferris, MD, PhD Director, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center; Hillman Professor of Oncology; Co-Director, Tumor Microenvironment Center; Associate Vice-Chancellor for Cancer Research; Professor of Otolaryngology, of Immunology, and of Radiation Oncology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Dana H. Bovbjerg, PhD Leader, Biobehavioral Oncology Program, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center; Professor of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Behavioral and Community Health Sciences, and Clinical and Translational Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
Edward Chu, MD Deputy Director, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center; Chief, Division of Hematology-Oncology; Co-Leader, Hillman Cancer Therapeutics Program; Stanley M. Marks, MD-OHA Chair in Hematology/Oncology Leadership and Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology & Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Siddhartha Kar, PhD Research Administrator, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Linda Robertson, DrPH, RN, MSN Associate Director, Health Equity, Education and Advocacy, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center; Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Sabina Robinson, PhD Strategic Planning and Scientific Writer, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Lindsay M. Sabik, PhD Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management; Director of the Workgroup on Cancer Health Services Research, University of Pittsburgh Health Policy Institute
Jian-Min Yuan, MD, PhD Associate Director, Cancer Control and Population Sciences, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center; Co-Leader, Hillman Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Program;; Professor, Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health