University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

About UPCI

Administration

Clinical Executive Advisory Committee

Nancy E. Davidson, MD and Stanley Marks, MDNancy E. Davidson, MD, Director of the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI) and UPMC CancerCenter, is assisted in the management of the Institute by members of the UPCI Clinical Executive Advisory Committee. Members work closely and interact on a regular basis to coordinate programs and activities that enhance interactions and collaborations across UPCI. During committee meetings held twice per month, a wide range of policies and action items are discussed by the group, with specific action plans formulated and rapidly implemented.

Nancy E. Davidson, MD Director, UPCI and UPMC CancerCenter; Hillman Professor of Oncology; Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh
Stanley M. Marks, MD Chairman, UPMC CancerCenter; Director, Clinical Services and Chief Medical Officer, UPMC CancerCenter and UPCI; Chief, Division of Hematology-Oncology, UPMC Shadyside; Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
David Bartlett, MD Bernard Fisher Professor of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Vice Chairman, Surgical Oncology and GI Surgical Services; Director, David C. Koch Regional Perfusion Cancer Therapy Center; Director, Multidisciplinary Disease Site Clinical and Research Programs, UPCI
Charles E. Bogosta, MBA Executive Vice President, UPMC; President, International and Commercial Services Division; President, UPMC CancerCenter
Adam M. Brufsky, MD, PhD Associate Director, Clinical Investigation, UPCI; Associate Chief, Division of Hematology-Oncology; Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Edward Chu, MD Deputy Director, UPCI; Chief, Division of Hematology-Oncology; Co-Leader, Cancer Therapeutics Program, UPCI; Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology & Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Stephanie K. Dutton, MPA, CMPE Chief Operating Officer; Vice President, Medical Oncology Operations, UPMC CancerCenter
Peter G. Ellis, MD Deputy Director, Clinical Services, UPMC CancerCenter; Associate Chief Medical Officer, UPMC CancerCenter; Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Dwight Heron, MD, FACRO, FACR Vice Chairman of Clinical Affairs; Professor of Radiation Oncology; Professor of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute; Director of Radiation Services, UPMC CancerCenter; Chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology, UPMC Shadyside
Kelly B. Kassab, RT (R)(T), MHA Vice President, Radiation Oncology Operations; Executive Administrator, Department of Radiation Oncology
James Luketich, MD Henry T. Bahnson Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Chairman, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Chief, Division of Thoracic and Foregut Surgery; Director, Thoracic Surgical Oncology; Co-Director, Lung Cancer Center; Associate Director of Surgical Affairs, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute; Director, Mark Ravitch/Leon C. Hirsh Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery
Joel Nelson, MD Chief, Division of Surgery, UPMC Shadyside; Frederic N. Schwentker Professor and Chairman of the Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine