Advisors

Derek Angus, MD

300 300 Thomas Walko

Timothy Billiar, MD

520 400 Thomas Walko

Dr. Timothy Billiar has served as the George Vance Foster Professor and Chair in the Department of Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine since 1999. He completed his surgical residency at the University of Minnesota and the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Billiar’s research has been recognized with membership in the National Academy…

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Steven E. Reis, MD

Steven E. Reis, MD

400 400 pendari1060

Steven E. Reis, MD, is associate vice chancellor for clinical research, health sciences, and professor of medicine and of emergency medicine. He is the founding director of the Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), which improves efficiency and reduces the time it takes to translate biomedical advances into societal health practices. Pitt’s CTSI is part…

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Robert L. Ferris, MD, PhD, FACS

Robert L. Ferris, MD, PhD, FACS

400 400 pendari1060

Director, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center Hillman Professor of Oncology Associate Vice Chancellor for Cancer Research Co-Director, Tumor Microenvironment Center Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, of Immunology, and of Radiation Oncology Dr. Ferris is a head and neck surgical oncologist with an NIH R01 funded basic/translational immunology laboratory.  He investigates mechanisms of anti-tumor immunity in the microenvironment,…

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Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD

Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD

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Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD, is senior vice chancellor for the health sciences and John and Gertrude Petersen Dean of the School of Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh. He is a nationally recognized educator, researcher, and entrepreneur with major contributions in medicine and life sciences. At Pitt, Dr. Shekhar leads all six health sciences schools…

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