Mentors

Molly Kulesz-Martin, Ph.D.Molly Kulesz-Martin, Ph.D. - Program Director
Dermatology, Cell & Development Biology
E-3 ligases in skin carcinogenesis, tumor suppressor p53, p73
Lisa Coussens, Ph.D.Lisa M. Coussens, Ph.D.
Cell & Developmental Biology
Molecular and cellular pathways regulating cancer-associated inflammation accompanying solid tumor development
Steven L. Jacques, Ph.D. Steven Jacques, Ph.D.
Dermatology, Biomedical Engineering
Cutaneous optical imaging
R. Stephen Lloyd, Ph.D.R. Stephen Lloyd, Ph.D.
Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology
DNA repair mechanisms
Owen McCarty, Ph.D. Owen J.T. McCarty, Ph.D.
Biomedical Engineering
Circulating tumor cell biology
Ashlee V. Moses, Ph.D.

Ashlee V. Moses, Ph.D.
Vaccine & Gene Therapy Institute, Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
Kaposi's Sarcoma, cKIT, HHV8 virology & pathobiology

Rosalie C. Sears, Ph.D.Rosalie C. Sears, Ph.D.
Molecular and Medical Genetics
Cancer genetics, regulating the c-Myc oncoprotein in head & neck and skin SCC

Mark K. Slifka, Ph.D.Mark K. Slifka, Ph.D.
Vaccine & Gene Therapy Institute, Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, National Primate Research Center
T cell and B cell-mediated immunity, memory cells in cancer

Philip J.S. Stork, M.D.Philip J.S. Stork, M.D.
Vollum Institute
Ras and B-Raf signaling in growth and apoptosis
Melissa Wong, M.D.Melissa Wong, Ph.D.
Dermatology, Cell & Developmental Biology
Beta-catenin pathway, tumor stem cells of intestinal mucosa