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Requirements of the Oncology and Related Health Disparities Pathway

The Faculty Mentors/Forum Leaders represent approx. 200 faculty members, of the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, from multiple departments/divisions.

Cancer Control

Name Primary Department
Antoni, Michael, Ph.D. Psychology
Armstrong, Daniel F., Ph.D. Pediatrics
Balise, Raymond R., Ph.D. Urology
Caban-Martinez, Alberto J., Ph.D., D.O., M.P.H Public Health Sciences
Cai, Xiaodong, Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering
Carcioppolo, Nicholas, Ph.D. Communications
Carrasquillo, Olveen, M.D., M.P.H Medicine
Carrico, Adam W., Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Carver, Charles, Ph.D. Psychology
Casula, Sabina M., M.D. Medicine
Chen, Xi, Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Czaja, Sara J., Ph.D. Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Deleo Hurley, Judith, M.D. Medicine
de Lima Lopes, Gilberto, M.D. Medicine
Dhabhar, Firdaus S., Ph.D. Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Feaster, Daniel, Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Fischl, Margaret, M.D. Medicine
Franzmann, Elizabeth J., M.D. Otolaryngology
George, Sophia, Ph.D. Obstetrics & Gynecology
Goodwin, W. Jarrard, M.D. Otolaryngology
Guan, Yongtao, Ph.D. School of Business Administration
Heller, Aaron, Ph.D. Psychology
Hu, Jennifer J., Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Hu, Shasa, M.D. Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery
Ishwaran, Hemant, Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Jaimes, Natalia, M.D. Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery
Jha, Amishi P., Ph.D. Psychology
Jones, Patricia D., M.D. Medicine
Kesmodel, Susan B., M.D. Surgery
Kim, Soyoon, Ph.D. Communications
Kim, Youngmee, Ph.D. Psychology
Knaul, Felicia M., Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Kobetz, Erin N., Ph.D., M.P.H Medicine
Kumar, Naresh, Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Lee, David J., Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Lesiuk, Teresa L., Ph.D. Music
Levitt, Roy C., M.D. Anesthesiology
Marcus, Erin N., M.D., M.P.H Medicine
Martin, Paul, M.D. Medicine
Mavrides, Nicole, M.D. Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Messiah, Sarah E., Ph.D. Pediatrics
Moghaddass, Ramin, Ph.D. Industrial Engineering
Morgan, Susan, Ph.D. Communications
Nemeroff, Charles B., M.D., Ph.D. Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Pahwa, Savita, M.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Pirl, William, M.D., M.P.H Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Pollack, Alan, M.D., Ph.D. Radiation Oncology
Potter, JoNell, Ph.D. Obstetrics & Gynecology
Prado, Guillermo, Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Prilleltensky, Isaac, Ph.D. Anesthesiology
Ramasamy, Ranjith, M.D. Urology
Rao, J. Sunil, Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Roper, Stephen D., Ph.D. Physiology and Biophysics
Rosa-Cunha, Isabella, M.D. Medicine
Safren, Steven A., Ph.D. Psychology
Samuels, Michael A., M.D. Radiation Oncology
Sargi, Zoukaa B., M.D. Otolaryngology
Schiff, Eugene R., M.D. Medicine
Schlumbrecht, Matthew P., M.D. Obstetrics & Gynecology
Schneiderman, Neil, Ph.D. Psychology
Scott, Gwendolyn, M.D. Pediatrics
Seay, Julia, Ph.D. Medicine
Slomovitz, Brian M., M.D. Obstetrics & Gynecology
Solle, Natasha S., Ph.D. Medicine
St. George, Sara M., Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Stoutenberg, Mark, Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Sussman, Daniel A., M.D. Medicine
Thomas, Emmanuel, M.D., Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Tookes III, Hansel E., M.D., M.P.H Medicine
Tsinoremas, Nicholas, Ph.D. Medicine
Wang, Lily, Ph.D. Public Health Sciences
Weiss, Roy E., M.D., Ph.D. Medicine
Yechieli, Raphael L., M.D. Radiation Oncology
Yepes, Monica, M.D. Radiology

Cancer Epigenetics

Name Primary Department
Ayad, Nagi G., Ph.D. Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
de la Fuente, Macarena, M.D. Neurology
Figueroa, Maria E., M.D. Human Genetics
Gong, Feng, Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Harbour, J. William, M.D. Ophthalmology
King, Mary Lou, Ph.D. Cell Biology
Maudsley, Andrew A., Ph.D. Radiology
Moraes, Carlos T., Ph.D. Neurology
Morey Ramonell, Lluis, Ph.D. Human Genetics
Nimer, Stephen D., M.D. Medicine
Ramos, Juan C., M.D. Medicine
Schürer, Stephan C., Ph.D. Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
Shiekhattar, Ramin, Ph.D. Human Genetics
Slingerland, Joyce M., M.D., Ph.D. Medicine
Toborek, Michal, M.D., Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Vega-Vazquez, Francisco, M.D., Ph.D. Pathology
Verdun, Ramiro E., Ph.D. Medicine
Wahlestedt, Claes, M.D., Ph.D. Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Wang, Gaofeng, Ph.D. Human Genetics
Watts, Justin M., M.D. Medicine
Williams, Sion L., Ph.D. Neurology
Xu, Mingjiang, M.D., Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Yang, Feng-Chun, M.D., Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Zhang, Yanbin, Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Zuchner, Stephan L., M.D., Ph.D. Institute for Human Genomics

Tumor Biology

Name Primary Department
Abramowitz, Matthew C., M.D. Radiation Oncology
Abreu, Maria T., M.D. Medicine
Al-Ali, Hassan, Ph.D. Neurological Surgery
Alencar, Alvaro J., M.D. Medicine
Andreansky, Samita S., Ph.D. Pediatrics
Banerjee, Santanu, Ph.D. Surgery
Banerjee, Sulagna, Ph.D. Surgery
Barber, Glen N., Ph.D. Cell Biology
Barredo, Julio C., M.D. Pediatrics
Bedogni, Barbara, Ph.D. Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery
Beitinjaneh, Amer, M.D. Medicine
Benedetto, Pasquale, M.D. Medicine
Beurel, Eleonore, Ph.D. Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Bhatia, Shivank, M.D. Radiology
Bixby, John L., Ph.D. Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
Blomberg, Bonnie, Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Blonska, Marzenna, Ph.D. Medicine
Briegel, Karoline, Ph.D. Surgery
Brothers, Shaun, Ph.D. Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Burnstein, Kerry L., Ph.D. Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
Capobianco, Anthony, Ph.D. Surgery
Chapman, Jennifer R., M.D. Pathology
Chen, Zhibin, M.D., Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Cote, Richard J., M.D. Pathology
D'Urso, Gennaro, Ph.D. Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
Daunert, Sylvia, Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Dawra, Rajinder K., Ph.D. Surgery
Deo, Sapna, Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Dhar, Shanta, Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Dudeja, Vikas, M.D. Surgery
El-Rifai, Wael, M.D., Ph.D. Surgery
Ford, John C., Ph.D., MBA Radiation Oncology
Fornoni, Alessia, M.D., Ph.D. Medicine
Gilboa, Eli, Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Goldschmidt-Clermont, Pascal J., M.D. Medicine
Gonzalgo, Mark L., M.D., Ph.D. Urology
Hosein, Peter J., M.D. Medicine
Hudson, Barry I., Ph.D. Cell Biology
Ince, Tan A., M.D., Ph.D. Pathology
Isom, Daniel G., Ph.D. Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
Ivan, Michael E., M.D. Neurological Surgery
Jorda, Merce, M.D., Ph.D. Pathology
Jurecic, Roland, Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Kasahara, Noriyuki, M.D., Ph.D. Cell Biology
Kava, Bruce R., M.D. Urology
Khan, Wasif, Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Komanduri, Krishna, M.D. Medicine
Komotar, Ricardo J., M.D. Neurology
Kryvenko, Oleksandr N., M.D. Pathology
Landgraf, Ralf, Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Lee, Stephen, Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Lemmon, Sandra K., Ph.D. Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
Levy, Robert B., Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Li, Wei, Ph.D. Ophthalmology
Lippman, Marc E., M.D. Medicine
Lockhart, A. Craig, M.D., M.H.S Medicine
Lopez, Diana, Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Lossos, Izidore S., M.D. Medicine
Malek, Thomas, Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Marples, Brian, Ph.D. Radiation Oncology
Mellon, Eric, M.D., Ph.D. Radiation Oncology
Merchan, Jaime, M.D. Medicine
Merchant, Nipun B., M.D. Surgery
Mesri, Enrique, Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Mihaylov, Ivaylo, Ph.D. Radiation Oncology
Nagathihalli, Nagaraj S., Ph.D. Surgery
Nawaz, Zafar, Ph.D. Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Padgett, Kyle R., Ph.D. Radiation Oncology
Parekh, Dipen J., M.D. Urology
Pei, Xin-Hai, M.D., Ph.D. Surgery
Pillai, Asha B., M.D. Pediatrics
Portelance, Lorraine, M.D. Radiation Oncology
Punnen, Sanoj, M.D. Urology
Rai, Priyamvada, Ph.D. Medicine
Ramakrishnan, Sundaram, Ph.D. Surgery
Riley, Richard L., Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Ritch, Chad R., M.D., MBA Urology
Robbins, David J., Ph.D. Surgery
Rosenblatt, Joseph D., M.D. Medicine
Roy, Sabita, Ph.D. Surgery
Saluja, Ashok, Ph.D. Surgery
Schally, Andrew V., Ph.D., MDHC, DScHC Pathology
Schatz, Jonathan H., M.D. Medicine
Serafini, Aldo, M.D. Radiology
Serafini, Paolo, Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Shembade, Noula D., Ph.D. Microbiology and Immunology
Shin, Seung-Uon U., Ph.D. Medicine
Singal, Rakesh, M.D. Medicine
Singh, Mahendra K., Ph.D. Surgery
Slepak, Vladlen Z., Ph.D. Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology
Stoyanova, Radka, Ph.D. Radiation Oncology
Tang, Jennifer C., M.D. Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery
Trent, Jonathan, M.D., Ph.D. Medicine
VanSaun, Michael N., Ph.D. Surgery
Velazquez, Omaida C., M.D. Surgery
Welford, Scott, Ph.D. Radiation Oncology
Wieder, Eric D., Ph.D. Medicine
Wilson, James N., Ph.D. Chemistry
Xu, Xiangxi (Mike), Ph.D. Cell Biology
Yang, Yidong, Ph.D. Radiation Oncology
Zaika, Alexander, Ph.D. Surgery
Zhang, Fangliang, Ph.D. Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology