Selection Committee

Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award


Kenneth W. Kinzler, PhD
Professor of Oncology
Director, The Ludwig Center for Cancer Genetics
  and Therapeutics
Johns Hopkins University Kimmel Cancer Center
Baltimore, Maryland

Dafna Bar-Sagi, PhD
Vice-Dean for Science and Chief Scientific Officer
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, New York
Michael A. Caligiuri, MD
Director, Comprehensive Cancer Center
CEO, James Cancer Hospital & Solove Research Institute
JL Marakas Nationwide Insurance Enterprise
  Foundation Professor of Cancer Research        
Professor, Departments of Internal Medicine and
  Molecular Virology, Immunology, and Medical Genetics            
The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio
Abby Dernburg, PhD
HHMI Investigator
Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
University of California, Berkeley
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
Berkeley, California
Sanjiv Sam Gambhir, MD, PhD
Director, Molecular Imaging Program
Head, Nuclear Medicine Division
Professor of Radiology and Bioengineering
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California
Todd R. Golub, MD
Investigator, HHMI
Professor of Pediatrics 
Harvard Medical School
Director of the Cancer Program of the Broad Institute
Charles A. Dana Investigator in Human Cancer Genetics
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, Massachusetts
Tarun Kapoor, PhD
Pels Family Professor/Head of Laboratory
Lab of Chemistry and Cell Biology
The Rockefeller University
New York, New York
David G. Kirsch, MD, PhD 
Professor of Radiation Oncology
Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina
Richard L. Klemke, PhD  
Department of Pathology
University of California, San Diego & Moores Cancer Center La Jolla, California
Lewis L. Lanier, PhD
American Cancer Society Research Professor & Chair
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California
Ronald Levy, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Oncology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California
Joshua T. Mendell, MD, PhD
HHMI Investigator
CPRIT Scholar in Cancer Research
Department of Molecular Biology
University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
Stephen R. Quake, DPhil
Investigator, HHMI
Lee Otterson Professor of Bioengineering and Applied Physics
Co-Chair, Department of Bioengineering
Stanford University
Stanford, California