Leadership

Karmanos Cancer Institute Leadership

  • Tim Monahan

    Chair, Board of Directors
    Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Gerold Bepler, M.D., Ph.D.

    President & CEO
    Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Ann Schwartz, Ph.D.

    VP, Deputy Director, Research & Associate Center Director, Population Sciences
    Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Brian Gamble

    Chief Financial Officer
    Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Michele Cote, Ph.D.

    Associate Center Director, Education
    Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Elisabeth Heath, M.D., FACP

    Associate Center Director, Translational Sciences
    Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Lawrence Matherly, Ph.D.

    Associate Center Director, Basic Sciences
    Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Evano Piasentin

    Associate Center Director, Research Administration
    Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Anthony Shields, M.D., Ph.D.

    Associate Center Director, Clinical Science &
    Community Oncology
    Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Hayley Thompson, Ph.D.

    Associate Center Director, Community Outreach & Education
    Karmanos Cancer Institute

Karmanos Cancer Hospital Leadership

  • Tom Kalas

    Chair, Board of Directors
    Karmanos Cancer Hospital
  • Justin Klamerus, M.D., MMM

    President, Karmanos Cancer Hospital & Network
  • Christopher Graunstadt

    Vice President of Operations
    Karmanos Cancer Hospital
  • Kathleen Carolin

    Chief Nursing Officer
    Karmanos Cancer Hospital
  • George Yoo, M.D.

    Chief Medical Officer
    Karmanos Cancer Hospital

Program Leaders

  • Juri Gelovani, M.D.

    Leader, Molecular Imaging Program
  • Lawrence Matherly, Ph.D.

    Leader, Molecular Therapeutics Program
  • Kay-Uwe Wagner, Ph.D.

    Leader, Tumor Biology & Microenvironment Program
  • Jennifer Beebe-Dimmer, Ph.D.

    Leader, Population Studies & Disparities Research

The Latest From Karmanos Cancer Institute

News

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