Executive Committee

The Executive Committee of the BU-BMC Cancer Center meets on a regular basis to review and discuss administrative and scientific operations as well as to plan for new initiatives that impact the Cancer Center and its members.

Tracy Battaglia, MD, MPH
Associate Director for Clinical Sciences, BU-BMC Cancer Center
General Internal Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health

Gerald Denis, PhD
Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
Co-Director, BU-BMC Cancer Center

Mark Grinstaff, PhD
Associate Director for Engineering & Sciences, BU-BMC Cancer Center
Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Boston University School of Engineering
Director, Nanotechnology Innovation Center, Boston University

Maria Kukuruzinska, PhD
Associate Director for Basic Sciences, BU-BMC Cancer Center
Professor, Department of Molecular & Cell Biology
Associate Dean for Research, Boston University School of Dental Medicine

Matthew Kulke, MD
Zoltan Kohn Professor, Boston University School of Medicine
Chief, Section of Hematology and Oncology
Medical Director, Clinical Cancer Center, Boston Medical Center
Co-Director, BU-BMC Cancer Center

Julie Palmer, ScD
Professor of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health
Co-Director, BU-BMC Cancer Center
Associate Director, Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University

Avrum Spira, MD, MSc
Professor of Medicine, Pathology and Bioinformatics
Chief, Division of Computational Biomedicine
Director, JNJ Innovation Lung Cancer Center at Boston University