Other Breast Cancer Experts
In addition to our Medical Advisory Board members, Living Beyond Breast Cancer is fortunate to have many other breast cancer experts who donate their time and energy to serve as speakers, reviewers, advocates and expert resources.
Dr. Ferrell is director and professor of nursing research and education at City of Hope, a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in Los Angeles, Calif. Her research and clinical expertise focus on pain management, palliative care and quality of life. She has been in the oncology nursing field for 35 years.
Kathleen M. Foley, MD
Silvia C. Formenti, MD, is a professor of radiation oncology and medicine and the Sandra and Edward H. Meyer Chairman of the department of radiation oncology at NYU Langhorne Medical Center.
Kevin R. Fox, MD, is professor of medicine and director of the Rowan Breast Center at the University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center in Philadelphia. He is certified by the American Board in Internal Medicine with a subspecialty in medical oncology and is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
Ms. Frank is a patient advocate at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, Mass.
Deborah Julie Franklin, MD, PhD, is director of cancer rehabilitation at Thomas Jefferson University. She has written extensively about cancer rehabilitation and cancer-related fatigue.
Vijayakrishna K. Gadi, MD, PhD, is assistant professor of medicine in the division of oncology at the University of Washington and an assistant member of the clinical research division of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, in Seattle, Wash.
Dr. Ganz, a medical oncologist, is professor of medicine at David Geffen School of Medicine and professor of health services at the Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health at UCLA. She is the director of the Center for Cancer Prevention and Control Research at Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center in Los Angeles, Calif., where she also leads a program focused on people in treatment and survivors, and of the UCLA-LIVESTRONG Survivorship Center of Excellence. In 1997, she established the UCLA Family Cancer Registry and Genetic Evaluation Program, which serves people with cancer, survivors and people at high risk for hereditary cancers.
Paul B. Gilman, MD, is an oncologist specializing in breast cancer. He is chief of the division of hematology/oncology at Lankenau Hospital outside of Philadelphia and medical director of the hospital's cancer center.