University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

Project Investigators

Collectively, the Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI) Ovarian Cancer SPORE project consists of a strong group of investigators from an established working group, access to novel therapeutic approaches, access to population-based studies, and an environment designed to perform innovative clinical trials.

Leadership

Kunle Odunsi, MD, PhD, FRCOG, FACOG
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Overall SPORE Principal Investigator and Director
Co-Leader, Projects 1 and 2
Co-Director, Core A

Robert P. Edwards, MD
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Co-Principal Investigator, SPORE
Co-Leader, Project 3 and DRP
Co-Director, Core A

Kirsten Moysich, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Principal Investigator, SPORE
Co-Leader, Project 4, CDP and DRP
Co-Director, Core A

UPCI Project Investigators



Francesmary Modugno, PhD, MPH
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Co-Leader, Project 4, CDP and DRP
UPCI Associate-Leader, Core A

Lisa H. Butterfield, PhD
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Co-Investigator, Project 3
Co-Director, Core D

Alex Olawaiye, MD
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
UPCI-Leader and Co-Investigator, Project 1

Pawel Kalinski, MD, PhD
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Co-Leader, Project 3

William E. Gooding, MS
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Co-Investigator, Core C

Rohit Bhargava, MD
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Co-Director, Core B

Ravikumar Muthuswamy, PhD
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Co-Investigator, Project 3

 

RPCI Project Investigators



Paul Wallace, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Director, Core D

Protul Shrikant, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Leader, Projects 1 and 2

Scott Abrams, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Investigator, Project 4

Wiam Bshara, MD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Investigator, Core B

Lara Sucheston, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Leader, Project 4
Co-Investigator, Core C

Kevin Eng, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Investigator, Core C

Shashikant Lele, MD, FACOG
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Leader, Project 4 and CDP

Carl Morrison, MD, DVM
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Director, Core B

Junko Matsuzaki, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Investigator, Core D

Wei Tan, MS
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Investigator, Core C

Alan Hutson, MA, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Director, Core C

Carmelo Gaudioso, MD, PhD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Co-Director, Core C

MD Anderson Project Investigator



Cassian Yee, MD
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Co-Leader, Project 2