UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

CCSG Acknowledgement

Required CCSG Acknowledgement

The NCI requires that publications acknowledge the Hillman CCSG support, and they are tracking compliance. If a Hillman CCSG-supported Shared Resource provided data used in your publication, please include the following statement in the acknowledgment section of your publication(s):

"This project used the Hillman [insert name(s) of shared resource(s)] that [is/are] supported in part by award P30CA047904."

Shared Resource Directors: Please make sure to include this statement on all of your order forms, contracts, etc. as a reminder to your users to acknowledge the Hillman CCSG support.

Lisa Butterfield, PhD


Facility Director

Lisa H. Butterfield, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Surgery, and Immunology

Laboratory Management

Mary Jo Buffo, MA, MBA
Laboratory Managing Scientist

Veronica Sutherland
Laboratory Supervisor

Dean Parent
Facilities and Materials Manager


Lead Technologists – 3
Medical Technologists – 10


Jo Ann Turk, Manager
Nancy Barca, Administrative Assistant
Beata Krawczyk, Data Coordinator/Analyst