POA Working Groups

The Precision Oncology Alliance Working Groups identify leadership opportunities, author publications, and develop protocols.

POA Working Groups

POA Disease Group Leads

Virginia_Kaklamani_Round
Breast

Virginia Kaklamani, MD
Professor of Medicine
UT Health San Antonio

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Central Nervous System
Ashley Sumrall, MD, FACP
Section Chief, Neuro-oncology
Levine Cancer Institute
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Cutaneous

April Salama, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Duke Cancer Institute

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Gastrointestinal
Emil Lu, MD, PhD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Minnesota
McKay
Genitourinary

Rana McKay, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
UCSD

Global Oncology
Gilberto Lopes, MD
Associate Director, Global Oncology
University of Miami
Premal_Thaker_Round
Gynecologic

Premal Thaker, MD, MS
Professor of OB-GYN
Washington University

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Head and Neck

Trisha Wise-Draper, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Cincinnati

Leukemia
Jay Yang, MD
Assistant Professor, Clinical
Karmanos Cancer Institute
Evens_Round
Lymphoma

Andrew Evens, DO, MSc
Director, Lymphoma Program
Rutgers Cancer Institute

Heloisa-Soares
Neuroendocrine

Heloisa Soares, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Huntsman Cancer Institute

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Pathology

Sonika Dahiya, MD
Professor, Pathology & Immunology
Washington University

Valerie Brown, MD, PhD
Pediatrics/AYA
Valerie Brown, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Penn State University
JabbourWS
Radiation Oncology

Salma Jabbour, MD
Professor
RWJUH/Rutgers Cancer Institute

Sarcoma
Jonathan Trent, MD, PhD
Professor
University of Miami
Liu_Round
Thoracic
Stephen Liu, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Georgetown University
Translational

Wafik El-Deiry, MD, PhD, FACP
Associate Dean
Brown University

POA Pathology Group Leads

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Chair

Sonika Dahiya, MD
Professor, Pathology and Immunology
Washington University

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Breast

Yihong Wang, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Path. & Lab. Medicine
Brown University

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Central Nervous System

Giselle Y. Lopez, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pathology
Duke University

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Cutaneous

Thuy Phung, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Pathology
University of South Alabama

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Gastrointestinal

Evgeny Yakirevich, MD   
Professor, Path. & Lab. Medicine
Brown University

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Genitourinary

Sam Wei, MD, PhD     
Associate Professor, Pathology
Fox Chase Cancer Center

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Gynecologic

Rouba Ali-Fehmi, MD
Professor
Karmanos Cancer Institute

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Hematopathology

Olga Weinberg, MD
Associate Professor, Pathlogy
UT Southwestern

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Head & Neck

Rebecca Chernock, MD     
Associate Professor, Path & Immun.
Washington University

Kajsa-Affolter
Neuroendocrine

Kajsa Affolter, MD
Assistant Professor, Pathology
Huntsman Cancer Institute

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Sarcoma

Andrew E. Rosenberg, MD 
Professor, Vice Chair, Director, Pathology
University of Miami

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Thoracic

Sanja Dacic, MD, Phd 
Professor, Pathology
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

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Translational

David Braxton, MD
Molecular Genetic Pathologist
Hoag

POA Members

A collaborative group leading cancer centers around the world.

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Contributing to the body of oncology research.

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