General Science Board Members

All advisory board members will assist with the annual stakeholder meeting; website outreach to professionals and patients; assist CCF to acquire CME funding to educate the general medical community; provide administrative guidance, assistance and strategic direction; other responsibilities to be determined.

Steven Alberts, MD

Dr. Steven Alberts is a professor of Oncology in the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and a consultant in the Division of...

Oliver Bathe, MD, FRCS(C)

Dr. Bathe is a surgical oncologist with a special interest in hepatobiliary, pancreatic and gastrointestinal tumors. His...

William C. Chapman, MD, FACS

Dr. Chapman grew up in North Carolina where he attended the University of North Carolina graduating in 1980, and...

Michael Choti, MD, MBA

Michael Choti, M.D., M.B.A., joined the UT Southwestern Medical Center faculty in late 2013 as the Hall and Mary Lucile...

Laura Dawson, MD

Dr. Dawson is a Full Professor / practicing radiation oncologist in the Department of Radiation Oncology, Princess Margaret...

Yuman Fong, MD

Yuman Fong, M.D., an internationally recognized expert in hepatobiliary cancer and in the use of genetically modified...

T. Clark Gamblin, MD, MS

Dr. T. Clark Gamblin is a native of Jackson, Mississippi. Dr. Gamblin obtained his BS from Mississippi State University and...

Gregory Gores, MD

Gregory J. Gores, M.D., is executive dean for research at Mayo Clinic and is responsible for leading and managing all of...

Tomoaki Kato, MD

Dr. Tomoaki Kato, Professor of Surgery, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center Chief of the...

Richard Kim, MD

Dr. Richard Kim is an medical oncologist in the Gastrointestinal Oncology Department at Moffitt Cancer Center. He is an...

Robin D. Kim, MD

Dr. Kim received his Bachelor of Arts from The Johns Hopkins University and his Doctor of Medicine from Jefferson Medical...

Jennifer Knox, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Dr. Knox is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto and a staff member of the Department of Medical...

Heinz-Josef Lenz, MD, FAC

Dr. Lenz, is the Associate Director for Clinical Research and Co-Leader of the Gastrointestinal Cancers Program at the USC...

Rebecca A. Miksad, MD, MPH

Dr. Miksad received a B.A in economics from Harvard, an MD with honors in research from Cornell University, and an MPH from...

Bruce D. Minsky, MD

Bruce D. Minsky, MD, is Professor and Deputy Head of the Division of Radiation Oncology at the MD Anderson Cancer Center....

Tushar Patel, MB, ChB

Tushar Patel is Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and a member of the Departments of...

Timothy Pawlik, MD, MPH, PhD

Dr. Pawlik received his undergraduate degree from Georgetown University and his medical degree from Tufts University School...

Myron E. Schwartz, MD

Dr. Schwartz graduated from Jefferson Medical College AOA in 1976. After a year of rotating internship he joined the...

Robert R. Selby, M.D.

Dr. Rick Selby is Professor of Surgery and chief of the Division of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery and Abdominal Organ...

Abby Siegel, MD, MS

Dr. Siegel received her B.A. degree in English Literature from Brown University. She graduated A.O.A. from the University...

Weijing Sun, MD

Dr. Sun is professor of medicine, Director of GI Cancer of Hematology-Oncology Division, Co-Director of UPMC...

Laura Williams Goff, MD

Dr. Williams Goff is a medical oncologist who specializes in gastrointestinal cancers with an emphasis on tumors of the...