Advisory Board

Jeanne Ruesch
Founder, Ruesch Center for the Cure of GI Cancers

Chair: Gilad Gordon, M.D., M.B.A.
President, ORRA Group, LLC

Carolyn R. "Bo" Aldige
President, Prevent Cancer Foundation

Waddah B. Al-Refaie, M.D., FACS
Chief of Surgical Oncology, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
Surgeon in Chief, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

Kennedy Cliffe
Associate Vice President Corporate Accounts, Caris Life Sciences

Chiranjeev Dash, M.B.B.S., M.P.H., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Oncology, Cancer Prevention and Control Program & Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities Research, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

G. Kevin Donovan, M.D.
Director, Center for Clinical Bioethics and Professor of Pediatrics, Georgetown University Medical Center

Stephen R. T. Evans, M.D.
Executive Vice President, Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer, MedStar Health

Kashif Firozvi, M.D.
Medical Oncologist and Hematologist, Capital Oncology and Hematology Associates

Julie M. Fleshman
President & CEO, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Jasmine Greenamyer
Vice President, Colon Cancer Alliance

Nadim Haddad, M.D.
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Louis Jacques, M.D.
Senior Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer, ADVI

Lynt Johnson, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Surgery, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Hartmut Juhl, M.D.
CEO, Indivumed GmbH and Inostics GmbH

Scott LaGanga
Senior Vice President of Public Affairs-Advocacy, PhRMA

Jack Lepping
Vice Chairman, Michael J. Hennessy & Associates

Paula Rothenberg
President and CEO, Hope Connections for Cancer Support

Michael Sapienza
President and Co-Founder, Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation

Jill Smith, M.D.
Gastroenterologist, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

The Honorable Peter Teeley

Keith Unger, M.D.
Radiation Oncologist, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Elizabeth Wrege
Patient Advocate