Leadership

University of Illinois Cancer Center Leadership

Director

Robert A. Winn, M.D.

Associate Director, Administration

Ahlam Al-Kodmany, Ph.D.

Associate Director, Basic Science

Jan Kitajewski, Ph.D.

Associate Director, Career Enhancement and Education

Paul Grippo, Ph.D.

Associate Director, Cancer Prevention and Control

Robin Mermelstein, Ph.D.

Associate Director, Health Equity and Community Engagement

Marian Fitzgibbon, Ph.D.

Associate Director, Shared Resources

Richard Minshall, Ph.D.

Associate Director for Clinical Research

John H. Stewart, IV, MD, MBA

Program Leadership

Cancer Biology Program

Angela Tyner, Ph.D.

Cancer Biology Program

Nissim Hay, Ph.D.

Cancer Prevention and Control

Marian Fitzgibbon, Ph.D.

Cancer Prevention and Control

Robin Mermelstein, Ph.D.

Translational Oncology Program

Greg Thatcher, Ph.D.

Translational Oncology Program

Ajay Rana, Ph.D.

Clinical and Administrative Staff Leadership

Co-Director, Office of Community Engaged Research and Implementation Science

Karriem Watson, D.H.Sc., M.S., M.P.H.

Director, Survivorship Program

Susan Hong, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.P.

Executive Director, Research and Strategic Operations

Davyd Chung, Ph.D.

Co-Director, Office of Community Engaged Research and Implementation Science

Katherine Tossas-Milligan, M.S., Ph.D.

Division Chief, Hematology and Oncology

Damiano Rondelli, M.D.

Medical Director, Clinical Trials Office

Oana Danciu, M.D.

Director, Clinical Trials Office

Darlene Kitterman, M.B.A.

Director, Communications

Martha Carlos

Director, Finance/Business

Aliah Bhatti, M.B.A.

Director, Human Resources

Sarah Mata, SHRM-SCP

Director, Oncology Bioinformatics

Sandeep Kataria, M.B.A.

Director, Strategic Engagement

Jennifer Woodard, J.D.