NCI Cohort Consortium Leadership

Steering Committee Members

Note: Year following Steering Committee Members' name indicates term end date.

  • Leslie Bernstein, Ph.D. - 2016
    City of Hope National Medical Center and Beckman Research Institute
    Representing the California Teachers Study: Breast and Other Cancers in the California Teachers' Cohort

  • William J. Blot, Ph.D. - 2014
    Co-Chair, Aug. - Dec. 2014
    Vanderbilt University and International Epidemiology Institute
    Representing the Southern Community Cohort Study

  • Susan Gapstur, Ph.D., M.P.H. - 2017
    American Cancer Society, Inc
    Representing the Cancer Prevention Studies (CPS I, CPS II, & CPS II Nutrition Cohort)

  • Mattias Johansson, Ph.D. - 2017
    International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC/WHO)
    Representing the Northern Sweden Health and Disease Study

  • Elio Riboli, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc. - 2015
    Chair, Jan. - Dec. 2015
    Imperial College
    Representing the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)

  • Meir Stampfer, M.D, Dr. P.H - 2017
    Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, and Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Representing the Nurses' Health Study I (NHS I): Dietary and Hormonal Determinants of Cancer in Women

  • Anthony Swerdlow, Ph.D., M.P.H - 2016
    University of London, Institute of Cancer Research
    Representing the Breakthrough Generations Study

  • Wei Zheng, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H - 2016
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Representing: Shanghai Women's Health Study (SWHS): Cancer Risk Reduction and Diet - A Cohort Study of Women

TBD: one PI to be designated by the Director, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI

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Ex-Officio Members

  • Robert Croyle, Ph.D.
    Director, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS), NCI

  • Stephen Chanock, M.D.
    Director, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG), NCI

  • Muin J. Khoury, M.D., Ph.D.
    Associate Director, Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP), DCCPS, NCI

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Alternates for Ex-Officio Members

  • Deborah Winn, Ph.D.
    Co-Chair, Jul. - Dec. 2014M
    (for Robert Croyle, Ph.D – DCCPS)

  • Robert Hoover, M.D., Sc.D.
    (for Stephen Chanock, M.D. – DCEG)

  • Daniela Seminara, Ph.D., M.P.H
    (for Muin Khoury, M.D., Ph.D – EGRP)

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NCI Executive Staff

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