Leadership of the Cohort Consortium

The Consortium activities are overseen by a Secretariat appointed by the Directors of the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS) and the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics (DCEG). The current Secretariat includes seven voting members and three non-voting members. In addition, there are working groups on key topics each year.

Voting Members

  • William J. Blot, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University and International Epidemiology Institute, Ltd. (member, 2010-present)
  • Julie Buring, Sc.D., Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard University (member, 2009-present)
  • Christopher A. Haiman, Sc.D., University of Southern California (member, 2013-present)
  • Patricia Hartge, Sc.D., Special Volunteer, Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, DCEG, NCI
  • Robert Hoover, M.D., Sc.D., Director, Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, DCEG, NCI (member, 2000-present)
  • Elio Riboli, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc., Imperial College (member, 2012-present)
  • Deborah Winn, Ph.D., Deputy Director, DCCPS, NCI (member, 2006-present)
  • Anne Zeleniuch-Jacquotte, M.D., New York University (Chair, 2012-2013, present; member, 2007-present)

Non-Voting Members

  • Nonye Harvey, M.P.H., Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP), DCCPS, NCI (Cohort Consortium Coordinator)
  • Scott Rogers, M.P.H., EGRP, DCCPS, NCI (Cohort Liaison)
  • Daniela Seminara, Ph.D, M.P.H., EGRP, DCCPS, NCI (EGRP Scientific Consortia Coordinator)

Past Members

  • James Cerhan, M.D., Ph.D., Mayo Clinic
  • Kathy Helzlsouer, Ph.D., M.D., M.H.S., Johns Hopkins University
  • Robert Hiatt, Ph.D., former Deputy Director, DCCPS, NCI
  • Julie Palmer, Sc.D, Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University
  • Michael Thun, M.D., American Cancer Society
  • Ed Trapido, Ph.D., former Associate Director, EGRP, DCCPS, NCI
  • Mukesh Verma, Ph.D., Chief, Methods and Technologies Branch, EGRP, DCCPS, NCI

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