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:

Norman E. Sharpless, M.D. Director, National Cancer Institute
Louis M. Staudt, M.D., Ph.D. Director, Center for Cancer Genomics
Jill A. Gaffey, M.B.A. Director of Operations, Center for Cancer Genomics
Debra Steverson, M.P.A. Senior Advisor, Center for Cancer Genomics
Jean C. Zenklusen, M.S., Ph.D. Director, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Email: zenklusj@mail.nih.gov
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
Liming Yang, Ph.D. Bioinformatics Program Director, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
John A. Demchok, M.S. Clinical Data Quality Manager, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Ina Felau, M.S. Scientific Project Manager, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Anab Kemal, B.S. Scientific Project Analyst, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Michael Mensah, B.S. Scientific Project Analyst, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Cathy Collins Program Specialist, The Cancer Genome Atlas Program Office
Peggy I. Wang, Ph.D. Communications Manager, Center for Cancer Genomics

 

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
Melpi Kasapi Scientific Program Analyst
Sheena Faherty, Ph.D. Writer/Editor, Communications and Public Liaison Branch

 

Consultants:

Martin Ferguson, Ph.D.