Project Team

The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) is coordinated by a project team comprising individuals from both the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI). If you have a question for any member of the project team, please write to tcga@mail.nih.gov.

NCI:

Douglas Lowy, M.D. Director, National Cancer Institute
Louis M. Staudt, M.D., Ph.D. Director, Center for Cancer Genomics
Debra Steverson, M.P.A. Director of Operations, Center for Cancer Genomics
Jean C. Zenklusen, M.S., Ph.D. Director, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Liming Yang, Ph.D. Bioinformatics Program Director, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Roy Tarnuzzer, Ph.D. Biospecimen Core Resource Program Manager, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Zhining Wang, Ph.D. Biomedical Informatics Specialist, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Julia Zhang, B.A. Scientific Project Manager, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Ina Felau, B.S. Scientific Project Manager, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
John A. Demchok, M.S. Clinical Data Quality Manager, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Cathy Collins Program Specialist, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Emma J. Spaulding, M.P.H. Communications Manager, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Amy Blum, M.A. Health Communications Fellow, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office

 

NHGRI:

Eric D. Green, M.D., Ph.D. Director, National Human Genome Research Institute
Teri Manolio, M.D., Ph.D. Director, Division of Genomic Medicine
Carolyn Hutter, Ph.D. Program Director, Division of Genomic Medicine
Heidi J. Sofia, Ph.D. M.P.H. Program Director, Computational Biology
Elle Silverman Scientific Program Analyst
Steven Benowitz Associate Director, Communications and Public Liaison Branch

 

Consultants:

Martin Ferguson, Ph.D.