Selection Committee

Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award


Charles L. Sawyers, MD
Chair, Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program
The Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Chair
HHMI Investigator
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Karla V. Ballman, PhD 
Chief, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology 
Professor of Biostatistics
Weill Cornell Medicine
Healthcare Policy and Research
New York, New York

Howard A. Fine, MD
Director, Weill Cornell Brain Tumor Center
Associate Director, Translational Research
Meyer Cancer Center
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, New York

Amato J. Giaccia, PhD
Jack, Lulu and Sam Willson Professor in Cancer Biology
Director, Division of Radiation and Cancer Biology
Department of Radiation Oncology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California

Daniel F. Hayes, MD, FACP, FASCO
Stuart B. Padnos Professor of Breast Cancer Research
University of Michigan Rogel Cancer Center
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Carl H. June, MD
Richard W. Vague Professor in Immunotherapy
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Director, Center for Cellular Immunotherapies
Director, Translational Research Program
Abramson Cancer Center
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Smilow Center for Translational Research

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Andrew L. Kung, MD, PhD
Chair and Professor
Department of Pediatrics

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Ramon E. Parsons, MD, PhD
Icahn Scholar
Ward-Coleman Chair in Cancer Research

Professor and ChairDepartment of Oncological Sciences
Director, The Tisch Cancer Institute
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Director, Mount Sinai Cancer, Mount Sinai Health System

New York, New York

Stanley R. Riddell, MD
Professor of Medicine and Oncology
University of Washington School of Medicine
Full Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Clinical Research Division, Program in Immunology
Seattle, Washington

Jedd D. Wolchok, MD, PhD
Lloyd J. Old/Virginia and Daniel K. Ludwig Chair in Clinical Investigation
Chief, Melanoma and Immunotherapeutics Service
Associate Director, Ludwig Center for Cancer Immunotherapy
Director, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Kwok-Kin Wong, MD, PhD
Anne Murnick Cogan and David H. Cogan Professor of Oncology
Department of Medicine
Director, Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center
NYU Langone Health
New York, New York

Sandra L. Wong, MD, MS
Professor of Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
Senior Vice President, Surgical Services Line
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Lebanon, New Hampshire


Founding Member

Richard J. O’Reilly, MD
Chief, Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Service
Claire L. Tow Chair in Pediatric Oncology Research
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York