Leader in Precision Oncology and Rare Cancers Research Joins MCW Cancer Center
Dr. Kurzrock recently assumed the leadership roles of associate director of clinical research for the MCW Cancer Center, associate director of precision oncology at the MCW Mellowes Center for Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine and founding director of the newly established Michels Rare Cancers Research Laboratories at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin. She holds The Linda T. and John A. Mellowes Endowed Chair in Precision Oncology.
Faculty Feature: Lisa Sanchez-Johnsen, PhD, MS
As the inaugural Associate Director of Equity, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging, Dr. Sanchez-Johnsen is focused on ensuring equity, diversity, and inclusion are an integral part of the Cancer Center’s culture and celebrated through its people, processes, research, and strategic investments.
Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan, PhD, Earns Endowed Chair; Offers Perspective on Future of Genomics
Pradeep Chaluvally-Raghavan, PhD, was recently named the inaugural holder of the Linda G. and Herbert J. Buchsbaum, MD, Chair in Gynecologic Oncology for his significant contributions to advancing cancer research. The endowed chair is a joint position in the MCW Cancer Center and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. His research focuses on RNA-binding proteins-induced oncogenic changes in breast and ovarian cancer.