UMGCC Training and Education Steering Committee

The UMGCCC training and education initiatives are coordinated through the UMGCCC Training and Education Steering Committee, comprised of senior leadership from the UMGCCC Research Programs, administration, and the participating schools of UMB. Its mission is to oversee the administrative structure and integration of UMGCCC educational and research training activities, to assist in the development of new educational programs, and to enhance diversity in education and training activities.

Toni M. Antalis, PhD (Chair)

  • Professor, Department of Physiology, SOM
  • Co-Director, NIH T32 Training Grant in Cancer Biology
  • Director, Molecular Medicine Program, Graduate Program in Life Sciences
  • Member, CABTRAC Board of Directors

Wendla Citron, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, SOM
  • ?Associate Director of Residency Program
  • Medical Director for Tate Cancer Center at UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center

Kevin J. Cullen, MD

  • Professor, Department of Medicine, SOM
  • Director, UMGCCC

Eduardo Davila, PhD

  • Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, SOM
  • Program Co-Director, TII, UMGCCC
  • Director, STAR-PREP post-baccalaureate program for underrepresented minorities

Ashkan Emadi, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, SOM
  • Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program

Bret A. Hassel, PhD

  • Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, SOM
  • Director, Schnaper Summer Internship Program and CURE Scholars Liason

James Kaper, PhD

  • Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, SOM
  • Chair, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
  • Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, SOM,
  • Chair, T32 Programs Committee

Robert Mitchell, Jr.

  • Associate Director for Administration, UMGCCC
  • Feyruz Rassool, PhD
  • Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, SOM
  • Course Director, GPILS 665: Cancer Biology- From Basic Research to the Clinic; Director of GPILS 791, From Bench to Bedside: Steps in translational Research
  • Co-Director GPILS 750 Advanced Cancer Biology

Mary-Claire Roghmann, MD, MS

  • Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, SOM
  • Director, Clinical Research Education and Training Program
  • Director, Medical Scientist Training Program

Edward A. Sausville, MD

  • Professor, Department of Medicine, SOM
  • Interim Division Chief of Hematology/Oncology
  • Associate Director for Clinical Research, UMGCCC
  • Director, UMGCCC Paul Calabresi Clinical Oncology Training Program (K12)

Kate Tracy, PhD

  • Associate Professor, Epidemiology & Public Health, SOM
  • Director, Clinical Translational Research And Informatics Center
  • Vice Chair For Research Services, Epidemiology & Public Health
  • Director, Maryland’s Organized Research Effort in Women’s Health (BIRCWH K12 Program)

Jeffrey Winkles, PhD

  • Professor, Department of Surgery, SOM
  • Leader, Cancer Biology Track in the Molecular Medicine Program
  • Faculty Mentor, Annual Cancer Biology Retreat