Leadership of the NCI Cohort Consortium



Leadership of the NCI Cohort Consortium


Steering Committee Members

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

  • Celine Vachon, Ph.D. - 2019
    Chair
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Representing the Mayo Mammography Health Study

  • Lynne Wilkens, Dr.P.H. - 2020
    Chair Elect
    University of Hawaii Cancer Center
    Representing the Multiethnic/Minority Cohort Study of Diet and Cancer

  • Heather Eliassen, Sc.D. - 2021
    Harvard Medical School and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
    Representing the Nurses’ Health Study-II (NHS-II)

  • Susan Gapstur, Ph.D., M.P.H. - 2019
    American Cancer Society, Inc
    Representing the Cancer Prevention Studies (CPS I, CPS II, & CPS II Nutrition Cohort)

  • Marc Gunter, Ph.D. - 2021
    International Agency for Research Cancer
    Representing the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort

  • Eric Jacobs, M.S., Ph.D. - 2021
    American Cancer Society
    Representing the Cancer Prevention Studies (CPS I, CPS II, & CPS II Nutrition Cohort)

  • Roger Milne, Ph.D.- 2019
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Cancer Council Victoria, Australia
    Representing the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study

  • Hazel Nichols, Ph.D. - 2021
    University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health
    Representing the Sister Study

  • Julie Palmer, Sc.D., M.P.H. - 2019
    Slone Epidemiology Center, Boston University School of Public Health
    Representing the Black Women's Health Study (BWHS)

  • Xiao-Ou Shu, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H. - 2021
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Representing the Shanghai Men’s Health Study (SMHS)

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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

  • Kathy Helzlsouer, M.D., M.H.S.
    Associate Director, Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP), DCCPS, NCI

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Alternates for Ex-Officio Members

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NCI Executive Staff

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