Principal Investigators

NACP operates on the Multiple Principal Investigator (PI) plan.

Contact PIs:

David S. Alberts

David S. Alberts, University of Arizona Cancer Center

Dr. Alberts, MD, has had a strong career focus on translational cancer prevention research. The emphasis of his laboratory and clinical research has been on the chemoprevention and treatment of such pervasive and potentially deadly diseases as cancers of the breast, colon, ovary and skin.

Jani C. Ingram, PhD, Northern Arizona University

Dr. Jani Ingram, PhD, a Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Northern Arizona University, investigates environmental contaminants with respect to their impact on health.  A major part of her research is focused on characterizing uranium and arsenic contamination in water, soil, plants and livestock.  A critical aspect of her research is to foster collaborations with the Native American community and leaders to build trust, obtain access to field samples and gain insights into their health concerns.

Community Outreach PIs:

Teshia G. Arambula Solomon, PhD, Principal Investigator for the University of Arizona Cancer Center

Octaviana Trujillo, PhD, Principal Investigator for Northern Arizona University

Research PIs:

Jesse D. Martinez, PhD, Principal Investigator for University of Arizona Cancer Center

Laura Huenneke, PhD, Principal Investigator for Northern Arizona University

Training PIs:

Margaret M. Briehl, PhD, Principal Investigator for the University of Arizona Cancer Center

Hendrik D. deHeer, PhD, Principal Investigator for Northern Arizona University