Advisory Panel

Cancer.Net's advisory panelists review content as part of the Cancer.Net Editorial Board. View the list below of medical, surgical, radiation, and pediatric oncologists, physician assistants, oncology nurses, social workers, and patient advocates that make up this advisory panel. Click on the advisory panelists' names below to view individual COI disclosures.

Cancer.Net Breast Cancer Advisory Panelists

Deborah Axelrod, MD, FACS
New York University Medical Center

Pamela J. DiPiro, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 

Generosa (Jenny) Grana, MD
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey/Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine

Hester Hill Schnipper, LICSW, BCD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Sheila Lindsay, MS, RN, ANP-BC, OCN
UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Erica Kuhn, MPH
Susan G. Komen for the Cure

Daniel Rutz, MPH
National Center for Infectious Disease

Mary Lou Smith, FASCO
Research Advocacy Network

Saroj Niraula MD, MSc
CancerCare Manitoba

Filipa Lynce, MD, FASCO
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 

Ayca Gucalp, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Erica Stringer-Reasor, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Cancer.Net Central Nervous System Tumors Advisory Panelists

Anthony Asher, MD, FACS
Carolina NeuroSurgery and Spine Associates

Lewis S. Blevins Jr., MD
UCSF California Center for Pituitary Disorders

Jason T. Huse, MD, PhD
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Mary Lovely, PhD, RN, CNRN
University of California San Francisco

Randi Murray
Independent Patient Advocate

David R. Raleigh, MD, PhD
University of California San Francisco

Larisa Patacchiola, LICSW
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Byram Ozer, MD, PhD
National Cancer Institute

Cancer.Net Gastrointestinal Cancer Advisory Panelists

Carolyn Aldigé, BA
Prevent Cancer Foundation

Kathleen Boyle P.A.-C.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 

Theodore S. Hong, MD, FASCO
Massachusetts General Hospital 

Paula Kim
Translating Research Across Communities (TRAC) Network

Sarah McGhee
University of California San Diego

Cancer.Net Genitourinary Cancer Advisory Panelists

Kathy D. Burns, RN, MSN, OCN, AGACNP,BC
City of Hope Medical Center 

Matt Ferstler
Testicular Cancer Foundation

Maxwell V. Meng, MD, FACS
University of California San Diego

Paul Linh Nguyen, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Cancer.Net Geriatric Cancer Advisory Panelists

Beverly E. Canin
Cancer & Aging Research Group (CARG)

Rachel A. Freedman, MD, MPH, FASCO
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 

Heidi D. Klepin, MD, MS, FASCO
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Mina S. Sedrak, MD, MS
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine 

Enrique Soto Perez de Celis, MD, MSc
Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion Salvador Zubiran

Cancer.Net Gynecologic Cancer Advisory Panelists

Michael Birrer, MD, PhD
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Jordan Chavez, MSW
Stanford University

Michael Friedlander, MD, PhD
Prince of Wales Cancer Centre

Teri A Longacre, MD
Stanford Medicine & Stanford Cancer Center

David Gardner Mutch, MD
Washington University School of Medicine

Russell J. Schilder, MD
Thomas Jefferson University

Ilana Feuchter
National Ovarian Cancer Coalition 

Martina Murphy, MD
University of Florida Health

Onyinye D. Balogun, MD
Weill Cornell Medicine

Jane Lowe Meisel, MD
Emory Winship Cancer Institute

Blair Smith, MD
Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute

Ebony Hoskins, MD
MedStar Washington Hospital Center 

Eleonora Teplinsky, MD
Valley Health Medical System

Cancer.Net Head and Neck Cancer Advisory Panelists

Gary Bloom
ThyCA: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc.

Mary Ann Caputo
Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer

Arlene Forastiere, MD, FASCO
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Robert Haddad, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Richard A. Larson, MD
The University of Chicago

Nancy Y. Lee, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Constantine Stratakis, MD, DMedSci
National Institutes of Health

Francis Worden, MD
University of Michigan

Samuel Hyde, MS, CGC
Northwestern University

Cancer.Net Leukemia Advisory Panelists

Richard Boyajian, NP
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Heather Hylton, MS, PA-C, FASCO

Richard A. Larson, MD
University of Chicago

Martin S. Tallman, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Henry Ddungu, MB.Ch.B., MMed
Uganda Cancer Institute

Cindy Herrera, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center

Kathryn (Katie) Herricks, APN
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center

Cancer.Net Lung Cancer Advisory Panelists

Deborah Doroshow MD, PhD
Mount Sinai Hospital and Tisch Cancer Institute

Ryan Gentzler, MD, MS 
University of Virginia 

Kristin A. Higgins, MD
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University

Xiuning Le, MD, PhD
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER)

Brendon Stiles, MD
Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center

Vamsidhar Velcheti, MD, FACP, FCCP
NYU Langone - Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center

Therese Zumdahl, MS, PA-C
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center

Cancer.Net Lymphoma Advisory Panelists

James Cook, MD, PhD
The Cleveland Clinic

Kieron Dunleavy, MD
National Cancer Institute

Edward A. Faber, DO, MS     
Oncology Hematology Care, Inc. 

Richard Hoppe, MD
Stanford University

Sandra Kurtin, RN, MS, AOCN, ANP-C
Arizona Cancer Center

Ann LaCasce, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Alison J. Moskowitz, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Gary Thomas, MD
South Carolina Cancer Specialists

Eli Williams, MD 
University of Virginia Health System

Cancer.Net Melanoma & Skin Cancer Advisory Panelists

Riley M. Fadden, MSN, FNP-BC
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center 

Jeffrey Gershenwald, MD, FACS
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Samantha 'Sam' Guild
AIM at Melanoma Foundation 

Leanne Miller, MSW, LICSW
Massachusetts General Hospital

Virginia Seery, CRNP, MSN
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Allison Betof Warner, MD, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine

Cancer.Net Myeloma Advisory Panelists

Kenneth C. Anderson, MD, FASCO
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

James Cook, MD, PhD
The Cleveland Clinic

Mary E. DeRome 
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation 

Kaitlen Reyes, DNP, FNP, RN 
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 

Cancer.Net Palliative Care Advisory Panelists

Tara Sanft, MD
Yale University

Odette Spruijt, MBChR, FRACP
Australasian Palliative Link International and Peter MacCallum Cancer Center

Evan Hall, MD
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Nandini Vallath, MD
Tata Trusts National Cancer Care Program

Lalan Wilfong, MD
Texas Oncology

Biren Saraiya, MD
Rutgers Cancer Institute

Rajiv Agarwal, MD, MSCI
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Shanthi Sivendran, MD
Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health

Anna Roshal, MD
Indiana University Health

Cancer.Net Pediatric Care Advisory Panelists

Todd Cooper, DO
Seattle Children’s Hospital

Susan L. Weiner, PhD
Children's Cancer Cause

Cancer.Net Psychosocial Oncology Advisory Panelists

William Breitbart, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Elizabeth Cathcart-Rake
Mayo Clinic 

Janice Starkman Goldfein, ACSW, BCD
Clinical Social Worker 

Donna Greenberg, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Paul Jacobsen, PhD, FASCO
National Cancer Institute 

Jane Perlmutter, PhD, MBA, FASCO
Gemini Group

William F. Pirl, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Paula K. Rauch, MD       
Massachusetts General Hospital

Andrew Roth, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Kathryn J. Ruddy, MD
Mayo Clinic

Hester Hill Schnipper, LICSW, BCD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Marjorie Kagawa Singer, PhD, MA, MN, RN
UCLA School of Public Health and Asian American Studies

Robert Twillman, PhD
University of Kansas School of Medicine

Cristiane Decat Bergerot, PhD, BS, MS
Centro de Câncer de Brasília

Daniel Geynisman, MD
Fox Chase Cancer Center

Larissa Nekhlyudov, MD, MPH, FASCO
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Maryam Lustberg, MD, MPH
Yale School of Medicine

Daniel McFarland, DO
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Frank Penedo, PhD
University of Miami – Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

Lynne Wagner, PhD
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Sheetal Kircher, MD
Northwestern University Medical Center

Cancer.Net Sarcoma Advisory Panelists

Nancy Berezin
GIST Support International

Ricardo Cubedo, MD
MD Anderson Cancer Center Madrid

Gina Z. D’Amato, MD
Georgia Cancer Specialists

Robin Jones, MD, BSc, MBBS, MRCP
The Royal Marsden Hospital

Jill Kain, MSN, ARNP
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Ilyse Lesser 
New York Licensed Clinical Social Worker 

Li-Xuan Qin, PhD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Jonathan C. Trent, II, MD, PhD
University of Miami, Sylvester Cancer Center

Dian Wang, MD, PhD
Rush University Medical Center

Additional Panelists

Osmanuddin Ahmed, MD
University of Chicago

Justin P. Annes, MD, PhD
Stanford Medicine

Kelly Cooke, DO, FAAHPM, FASCO
ProHealth Care

Stephen Edge, MD, FACS, FASCO
Roswell Park Cancer Institute

M. Elizabeth H. Hammond, MD
University of Utah School of Medicine

Harold Harvey, MD
Milton S Hershey Medical Center

Sharon Leslie, PT, DPT
Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship

Lisa Newman, MD, MPH, FASCO
University of Michigan Breast Cancer Center

Sukhmani Kaur Padda, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Anthony F. Provenzano, MD, FASCO
Lawrence Hospital Center

Kristen Mahoney Shannon, MS, CGC
Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Ann Meredith Garcia Trinidad, MD
Philippine General Hospital

Carlin Callaway, DNP, RN, ACNP-BC, ACNS-BC
University of Colorado

Mercy Laurino, MS, CGC, PhD
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (Seattle, WA)