Research Program Contacts
Find NCI Program Director Contacts for the following Divisions, Centers, and Offices
- Division of Cancer Biology (DCB)
- Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences (DCCPS)
- Division of Prevention (DCP)
- Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis (DCTD)
NCI Centers, Offices, and Programs
- Center for Cancer Training (CCT)
- Center for Global Health (CGH)
- Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD)
- Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives (CSSI)
- Innovative Molecular Analysis Technologies Program (IMAT)
- Office of HIV and AIDS Malignancies (OHAM)
- Provocative Questions Program (PQ)
- Small Business & Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR)
NCI DivisionsFind NCI Staff and Program Director contacts for the following NCI Divisions
Division of Cancer Biology (DCB)
DCB supports and coordinates research projects in basic cancer biology at universities, hospitals, research foundations, and businesses across the United States and abroad.
DCB Staff Directory
Dr. Barbara Spalholz
Dr. Donald Blair
Cancer Immunology and Hematology
Dr. R. Allan Mufson
DNA and Chromosome Aberrations
Dr. Judy Mietz
Structural Biology and Molecular Applications
Dr. Jennifer Couch
Division of Cancer Control & Population Sciences (DCCPS)
DCCPS supports a comprehensive program of genetic, epidemiologic, behavioral, social, and surveillance cancer research.
DCCPS Staff Directory
Dr. Steven Taplin
Basic Biobehavioral and Psychological Sciences
Dr. Paige McDonald
Dr. Kathleen Cronin
Dr. Angela Mariotto
Dr. Julia Rowland
Clinical and Translational Epidemiology
Dr. Andrew Freedman
Dr. Cynthia Vinson
Health Communication and Informatics
Dr. Bradford W. Hesse
Dr. Linda Nebeling
Health Services and Economics Research
Dr. Ann Geiger
Host Susceptibility Research
Dr. Elizabeth Gillanders
Methods and Technologies Research
Dr. Mukesh Verma
Modified Risk Factors
Dr. Britt Reid
Dr. Steven B. Clauser
Risk Factor Monitoring and Methods
Dr. Susan M. Krebs-Smith
Statistical Methodology and Applications
Dr. Eric J. "Rocky" Feuer
Tobacco Control Research
Dr. Michele Bloch
Division of Cancer Prevention (DCP)
DCP supports research to determine and reduce a person's risk of developing cancer, as well as research to develop and evaluate cancer screening procedures.
DCP Staff Directory
Dr. Philip Prorok
Breast and Gynecologic Cancer
Dr. Terri Cornelison
Dr. Sudhir Srivastava
Chemopreventive Agent Development
Dr. Vernon Steele
Community Oncology & Prevention Trials
Dr. Lori Minasian
Dr. Christine Berg
Gastrointestinal and Other Cancers
Dr. Asad Umar
Lung and Upper Aerodigestive Cancer
Dr. Eva Szabo
Dr. John Milner
Prostate and Urologic Cancer
Dr. Howard Parnes
Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis (DCTD)
DCTD supports the translation of promising research areas into improved diagnostic and therapeutic interventions for cancer patients.
DCTD Staff Directory
NCI Centers, Offices, and Programs
Find NCI Program Director contacts for the following NCI Centers, Offices, and Selected Programs.
Center for Cancer Training (CCT)
CCT provides funding to support training and career development for cancer researchers working at institutions nationwide and also manages intramural training programs offered at NCI laboratories and offices.
CCT Staff Directory
Dr. Ming Lei
Center for Global Health (CGH)
CGH facilitates global collaboration by leveraging research resources with U.S. government agencies, foreign governments, non-government organizations, and pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.
CGH web site
Dr. Edward Trimble
Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD)
CRCHD supports the reduction of cancer health disparities in diverse populations through research, training, and partnerships.
CRCHD Staff Directory
Dr. Nelson Aguila
Dr. Peter Ogunbiyi
Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives (CSSI) CSSI provides support for innovative programs that includes clinical proteomics, cancer genomics, nanotechnology, and physical sciences cancer research.
CSSI Staff Directory
The Center for Cancer Genomics (CCG) manges TCGA and OCG
OCG supports programs that will enhance our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of cancer.
Office of Cancer Clinical Proteomics
OCCPR supports the development of technologies and reagents that will advance our understanding of protein biology in cancer
Dr. Henry Rodriguez
Office of Nanotechnology Research
OCNR directs the NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer program that supports the application of nanotechnology to all aspects of cancer research.
Dr. Piotr Grodzinski
Innovative Molecular Analysis Technologies Program (IMAT)
IMAT is a NCI initiative that supports the development of novel technologies that support clinical, laboratory, and epidemiology cancer research.
IMAT Staff Directory
Dr. Tony Dickherber
Dr. Robert Yarchoan
Provocative Questions Program (PQ)
PQ is a NCI initiative that intends to assemble a list of important questions, or problems that are paradoxes in cancer research that will stimulate research communities to use laboratory, clinical, and population sciences in new, effective, and imaginative ways.
PQ web site
Dr. Emily Greenspan
Small Business & Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR)
SBIR and STTR programs seek to increase small business and private sector participation to develop and commercialize novel technologies to prevent, diagnose, and treat cancer.
SBIR/STTR Staff Directory