Cancer Control and Population Sciences Members
A world-renowned cancer geneticist, Stephen Gruber, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., focuses his research on precision medicine and the genomics of cancer in order to improve treatment and care for cancer patients and their families. His emphasis is bringing clinical cancer genetics and translational research
Marta Jankowska received her Ph.D. at San Diego State University and University of California Santa Barbara, where she also did postdoctoral work in family medicine and public health.
Jae Y. Kim, M.D., is the chief of the Division of Thoracic Surgery and an associate professor in the Department of Surgery. Dr. Kim specializes in esophageal cancer and lung cancer, robotic surgery, mesothelioma and thymoma.
Dr. Lacey studies women’s cancer risks and outcomes. He is a principal investigator of the California Teachers Study cancer epidemiology cohort, and he leads innovative initiatives to improve transparency, efficiency and data-sharing in population sciences.
Richard T. Lee, M.D., is the medical director of the Integrative Medicine Program in the Department of Supportive Care Medicine at City of Hope.
Jeannine McCune, Pharm.D., is a professor in the Department of Hematologic Malignancies Translational Science and Department of Hematology & Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation at City of Hope.
Susan L. Neuhausen, Ph.D., is The Morris & Horowitz Families Professor in Cancer Etiology & Outcomes Research at Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope. She conducts research focused on identifying genes that predispose to disease.
Dr. Wang is a molecular epidemiologist whose multifaceted research spans the evaluation of genes and heritability, the physical and social environment, and their interactions in cancer and cardiovascular disease etiologies, leveraging data from large cohort and international consortia.
Alex K. Wong, M.D., is a plastic surgeon and a professor in the Division of Plastic Surgery. As a board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Wong specializes in reconstruction of defects and complex wounds after cancer treatment and surgery.
F. Lennie Wong, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Population Sciences and Computational and Quantitative Medicine and a scientist in the Division of Outcomes Research.
Finly Zachariah, M.D., specializes in the palliative medicine at City of Hope cancer research hospital, helping patients with their supportive care needs, from pain control to the many issues involved in hospice and end-of-life care.