Leading Personal Genomics Company Engages the Worldwide Sarcoma Community for Research and Welcomes Leading Sarcoma Researchers and Clinicians as Advisorshttp://www.23andme.com/sarcoma.About 23andMe’s Sarcoma Scientific Advisory CommitteeThe committee is comprised of independent, external academic advisors, including:
Robert Maki, MD, PhD, is a renowned Sarcoma clinician and researcher. Already a 23andMe advisor, Dr. Maki recently joined The Mount Sinai Medical Center as the Chief of the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Division, and is also Medical Director of the Sarcoma Cancer Program at The Tisch Cancer Institute.
George D. Demetri, MD, has led the development of several practice-changing clinical research trials for sarcoma and serves as the Director of the Center for Sarcoma and Bone Oncology at Dana Farber Cancer Institute, as well as Director of the Ludwig Center at Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, and Senior Vice President for Experimental Therapeutics at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.
Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH, is the Director of the Center for Cancer Genetics and Prevention at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and an associate professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
Mark E. Robson, MD, is the Associate Attending Physician of the Clinical Genetics and Breast Cancer Medicine Services at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.View the official press release.