People

Senior Leadership

Antonarakis
Associate Director for Translational Research
Geller
Associate Director for Clinical Research
Ghebre
Associate Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)
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Associate Director for Cancer Prevention & Control
Lange
Associate Director for Basic Sciences
Miller
Deputy Director; Co-Leader Immunology Program
Pennell
Associate Director, Training and Education; Director, Flow Cytometry Shared Resource
Poynter
Associate Co-Director, Community Outreach and Engagement
Rebekah Pratt
Associate Co-Director, Community Outreach and Engagement
Schilz
Executive Director & Associate Director of Administration
Yee
Director of the Masonic Cancer Center

Administrative Leadership

Ellis
Director, Community Outreach and Engagement
MJ
Director of Quality Assurance, Clinical Trials Office
Kerber
Marketing and Communications Manager
Elizabeth Kerr
Clinical Director, Clinical Trials Office
Klein
Research Development Manager
Kolaseri
Scientific Director of Translation
Erica Orcholski
Director of Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Trials Office
Rahne
Director, Minnesota Cancer Clinical Trials Network
Dedra Schendzielos
Executive Director, Clinical Research
Schilz
Executive Director & Associate Director of Administration
Sladojevic
Senior Office Manager/Executive Assistant to Dr. Douglas Yee

MCC Executive Committee

Antonarakis
Associate Director for Translational Research
Betts
Co-Leader, Transplantation and Cellular Therapy Program
Robert Clarke, PhD, DSc
Executive Director, The Hormel Institute
Geller
Associate Director for Clinical Research
Ghebre
Associate Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)
Harki
Co-Leader, Cellular Mechanisms Program
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Associate Director for Cancer Prevention & Control
Huang
Co-Leader, Genetic Mechanisms Program
Jensen
Chief of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery
Samir S. Khariwala, MD, MS
Chief of the Division of Head and Neck Surgery in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Lange
Associate Director for Basic Sciences
Dr. Macmillan
Director, Division of Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation & Cellular Therapy
Miller
Deputy Director; Co-Leader Immunology Program
Ondrey
Co-Leader, Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention Program
Pennell
Associate Director, Training and Education; Director, Flow Cytometry Shared Resource
Peterson
Co-Leader, Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention Program
Poynter
Associate Co-Director, Community Outreach and Engagement
Rebekah Pratt
Associate Co-Director, Community Outreach and Engagement
Schilz
Executive Director & Associate Director of Administration
Schwertfeger
Co-Leader, Cellular Mechanisms Program
Yoji Shimizu
Co-Leader, Immunology Program
Stephanie Terezakis, MD
Department Head, Department of Radiation Oncology
Wagner
Co-Leader, Transplantation and Cellular Therapy Program; Co-Director Translational Therapy Shared Resource
Dr. Warlick
Department Head for the Department of Urology
Yamamoto
Co-Leader, Genetic Mechanisms Program
Yee
Director of the Masonic Cancer Center
Yueh
Chief Executive Officer for the University of Minnesota Physicians

Shared Resource Directors

Beckman
Co-Director, Cancer Genomics Shared Resource
Felices
Co-Director, Translation Therapy Shared Resource
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Co-Director, Cancer Genomics Shared Resource
Chap Le
Director, Biostatistics Shared Resource
Branden Moriarity, PhD
Co-Director, Genome Engineering Shared Resource
Pennell
Associate Director, Training and Education; Director, Flow Cytometry Shared Resource
Seelig
Director, Comparative Pathology Shared Resource
Peter Villalta
Director, Analytical Biochemistry Shared Resource
Wang
Director, Cancer Informatics Shared Resource
Webber
Co-Director, Genome Engineering Shared Resource

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