Program Steering Committee


  • We have two new PSC Members! Drs. Jill Bargonetti and Amelie Ramirez brings years of experience to the PSc.

David Burgess, PhD
Professor of Biology at Boston College

Behrous Davani, Ph.D., (Program Director)
Diversity Training Branch, Center to Reduce Health Disparities (CRCHD) of the National Cancer Institute (NCI).

Alfred Neugut, MD Ph.D.
Myron M. Studner Professor of Cancer Research and Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at Columbia University, Head of Prevention, Control, and Disparities Research for the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at Columbia, and Co-Director of the Cancer Prevention Center at New York Presbyterian Hospital.

Usha Menon, Ph.D., FAAN, RN
Associate Dean for Research & Global Advances, UA College of Nursing Professor, College of Nursing.

Philip Hinds, PhD
Professor of Radiation Oncology, Graduate Programs in Biochemistry and Genetics at Tufts University.

Jill Bargonetti, PhD
Professor of Biological Sciences, Hunter College.

Amelie Ramirez, PhD
Professor and Chair ad Interim, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Director of the Institute for Health Promotion Research, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

The UMass Boston - Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center

100 Morrissey Blvd. Wheatley Hall
3rd Floor
Room 60
Boston, MA 02125-3393 USA