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SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD

MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS.

The Scientific Advisory Board is comprised of a group of doctors whose primary task is to review and evaluate research grant requests submitted to Cancer League for funding each year. Their dedication and commitment enable the League to award its research grant funds to the most qualified researchers for the most highly prioritized projects in the state of Colorado.


Once again, Cancer League has assembled a top-flight group of medical professionals for evaluating research grant requests. Our independent Scientific Advisory Board is one of the key elements that distinguishes Cancer League of Colorado from nearly all other cancer funding organizations.

FALL 2021  SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD

SIDDHARTHA S. MITRA, Ph.D,  CHAIR

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Section PediatricHematology/Oncology/BMT

Children’s Hospital Colorado

University of Colorado Denver

 

STEVEN DOW, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences

College of Veterinary Medicine and

Biomedical Sciences

Colorado State University

 

DAWN L. DUVAL, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences

College of Veterinary Medicine and

Biomedical Sciences

Colorado State University

 

ADAM L. GREEN, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics,

University of Colorado School of Medicine

University of Colorado

 Anschutz Medical Campus

 

MARK ERIC KOHLER, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Children’s Hospital Colorado

University of Colorado School of Medicine

 

CHRISTINA LISK, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow,

National Jewish Health

 

DANIEL PATRICK REGAN, DVM, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Pathology

Flint Animal Cancer Center

Dept. Of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology

Colorado State University


KENT RIEMONDY, Jr. Ph.D.

Research Instuctor,

Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics

University of Colorado Denver

 

MERCEDES RINCON, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Immunology

 and Microbiology

University of Colorado Denver

 

ELENA SHAGISULTANOVA, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Medical Oncology

University of Colorado  Anschutz Cancer Center

 

YIQUN G. SHELLMAN, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, University of Colorado

Anschutz Medical Campus

 

ALISA B. LEE SHERICK, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Childen’s Hospital

University of Colorado 

Anschutz Medical Campus

 

LINDA F VAN DYK, Ph.D.               

Professor and Vice-Chair,

 Department of Immunology and Microbiology

University of Colorado School of Medicine

 

SUJATHA VENKATARAMAN, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Professor

University of Colorado, Denver

 

YUWEN ZHU, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Division of GI, Tumor and Endocrine

Dept. Of Surgery,

University of Colorado Anschutz 

Medical Campus