The University of Arizona Cancer Center Leadership

Cancer Center Senior Leadership

  • Andrew Kraft, MD, Cancer Center Director
  • M. Peter Lance, MD, Interim Deputy Director/Chief Cancer Control Officer, UACC Phoenix
  • Jesse D. Martinez, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer/Associate Director, Shared Resources
  • Meredith Mullins, JD, MBA, Associate Director of Administration
  • Shari Hackbarth, Associate Director of Administration, UACC Phoenix
  • Maribeth Schade, MS, Deputy Associate Director of Administration
  • Anne Cress, PhD, Associate Director of Basic Science
  • Rick Kittles, PhD, Associate Director of Cancer Disparities
  • Emmanuel Katsanis, MD, Associate Director of Translational Research
  • Yves Lussier, MD, FAMCI, Associate Director of Cancer Informatics & Precision Medicine
  • Daniel Persky, MD, Associate Director of Clinical Investigations
  • Elizabeth Calhoun, PhD, MED, Associate Director of Cancer Population Sciences

Scientific Research Program Leaders Cancer Biology

Shared Resources Directors

Multidisciplinary Team Leaders

Clinical Discipline Leaders

Institutes and Developing Programs Leaders