Who Are We?



We are a national network of prostate cancer researchers who have joined forces to study prostate cancer in African American men.






University of Southern California

Investigators:

Christopher Haiman, ScD

Ann Hamilton, PhD

John Carpten, PhD


Project Staff:

Jennifer Zelaya

Denise Modjeski


Community Liaison:

Freddie Muse, Jr.

 

University of California, San Francisco

Investigators:

Scarlett Gomez, PhD, MPH

Iona Cheng, PhD, MPH

Franklin Huang, MD, PhD


Project Staff:

Laura Allen

 

Baylor College of Medicine

Investigators:

Melissa Bondy, PhD


Project Staff:

Georgina Armstrong

Shane Reader


Community Liaison:

Charles Amos

 

Wayne State University

Investigators:

Jennifer Beebe-Dimmer, PhD, MPH


Project Staff:

Tara Baird

Mary Beth Kolbicz


Community Liaison:

Frank Fields

 

Cancer Registry of Greater California

Investigators:

Rosemary Cress, DrPH, MPH


Project Staff:

Rebecca Garrow

Amy Klapheke

Mayra Sandoval


 

Johns Hopkins University

Investigators:

Tamara Lotan, MD

Karen Sfanos, PhD

 

Moffitt Cancer Center

Investigators:

Jong Park, PhD, MPH

Thomas Sellers, PhD, MPH

Kosj Yamoah, MD, PhD


Project Staff:

Jenna Damonte

 

Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey

Investigators:

Antoinette Stroup, PhD

Lisa E. Paddock, PhD

 

New Jersey Department of Health

Investigators:

Karen Pawlish, ScD, MPH


Project Staff:

Kevin Masterson, CTR

Anupama Shah

 

Emory University

Investigators:

Kevin Ward PhD, MPH


Project Staff:

Mackenzie Crawford

Kiyana Perrino

Richard Claxton

 

Louisiana State University Health Science Center

Investigators:

Xiao-Cheng Wu, MD, MPH

Jessie Gills, MD

Lu Zhang, PhD


Project Staff:

Lisa Moses


Community Liaison / Co-Investigator

Dr. Denise Johnson

 

National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics

Investigators:

Stephen Chanock, MD

Sonja Berndt, PhD

Michael Cook, PhD

Meredith Yeager, PhD