Leadership

INRG Executive Committee

 

Co-Chairs

Susan CohnSusan L. Cohn, MD

Professor and Section Chief, Hematology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplantation, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

scohn@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu

Andrew PearsonAndrew Pearson, MD

Professor of Paediatric Oncology (Retired), Royal Marsden Hospital, Sutton and McElwain Laboratories, ICR, Sutton, UK

andy1pearson@btinternet.com

Gudrun SchleiermacherGudrun Schleiermacher, MD, PhD

Pediatric Oncologist / Physician-Scientist
Department of Pediatric Oncology
Translational Research in Pediatric Oncology (team leader),
Institut Curie, Paris, France

gudrun.schleiermacher@curie.net

Julie ParkJulie R. Park, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine;
Associate in Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center,
Seattle, Washington USA

julie.park@seattlechildrens.org

 

 

Subcommittee Chairs

Wendy LondonStatistical Chair

Wendy B. London, PhD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Director of Biostatistics and Director, Clinical and Translational Investigation Program, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Boston Children’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Director, Survey and Data Management Core, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

wendy.london@childrens.harvard.edu

 

Katherine MatthayMetastatic Disease Chair

Katherine K. Matthay, MD

Professor, Department of Pediatrics,
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Kate.Matthayk@ucsf.edu

 

Gudrun SchleiermacherGenomics Chair

Gudrun Schleiermacher, MD, PhD

Pediatric Oncologist / Physician-Scientist
Department of Pediatric Oncology
Translational Research in Pediatric Oncology (team leader),
Institut Curie, Paris, France

gudrun.schleiermacher@curie.net

 

 

Cooperative Group Chairs

Julie ParkCOG (Children’s Oncology Group, Neuroblastoma Disease Committee)

Julie R. Park, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine;
Associate in Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center,
Seattle, Washington USA

julie.park@seattlechildrens.org

 

Dominique Valteau-CouranetSIOPEN (Society of Paediatric Oncology European Neuroblastoma Network)

Dominique Valteau-Couranet, MD

Chef de département de Cancérologie de l’Enfant et de l’Adolescent,
Goustave Roussy, Paris, France

dominique.VALTEAU@gustaveroussy.fr

 

Frank BertholdGPOH (German Cooperative Neuroblastoma Trials)

Frank Berthold, MD

Senior Professor, Department of Pediatric Oncology and Hematology,
University Hospital of Cologne, Cologne, Germany

frank.berthold@uk-koeln.de

Angelika EggertAngelika Eggert, MD

Director, Dept. of Pediatric Oncology and Hematology
Charité Berlin, Germany

angelika.eggert@charite.de

 

Akira NakagawaraJPNSG (Japanese Neuroblastoma Study Group)

Akira Nakagawara, MD, PhD

CEO, Saga Medical Center KOSEIKAN (founded in 1834)
CEO, SAGA HIMAT Foundation
Saga, Japan

nakagawara-a@koseikan.jp

 

 

Chief Informatics Officer

Sam VolchenbaumSamuel L. Volchenboum, MD, PhD, MS

Associate of Pediatrics, Director Center for Research Informatics,
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

svolchen@peds.bsd.uchicago.edu

 

 

INRG Members

INRG Task Force

Susan L. Cohn, Andrew D.J. Pearson, Wendy B. London, Emanuele S.G. d’Amore, Andreas Faldum, Barbara Hero, Tomoko Iehara, David Machin, Veronique Mosseri, Michel Peuchmaur, Hiroyuki Shimada, Peter F. Ambros, Inge M. Ambros, Garrett M. Brodeur, Jerome Couturier, Michelle Haber, Javed Khan, John M. Maris, Akira Nakagawara, Gudrun Schleiermacher, Frank Speleman, Ruediger Spitz, Nadine Van Roy, Katherine K. Matthay, Klaus Beiske, Sue Burchill, Irene Cheung, Francesco Giammarile, Eiso Hiyama, Jean Michon, Robert C. Seeger, Barry Shulkin, Tom Monclair, Hervé Brisse, Giovanni Cecchetto, Keith S.J. Holmes, Michio Kaneko, Jed G. Nuchtern, Dietrich von Schweinitz, Frank Berthold, Victoria Castel, Robert P. Castleberry, Nai-Kong Cheung, Bruno De Bernardi, Helen Irving, Ruth Ladenstein, C. Patrick Reynolds, Jinhua Zhang, Julie R. Park, Roswitha Schumacher-Kuckelkorn, Thorsten Simon, Hidetaka Niizuma, Toby Trahair, Jennifer Forbeck, and John T. Kemshead.