Internal Advisory Board

The Internal Advisory Board serves in a consultative capacity, evaluating the scientific merit of Cancer Center research and clinical/translational programs, relevant prevention and outreach activities, the provision of shared resource facilities, and the interactivity of the Center's programs and functions.

Mary Beckerle

Mary C. Beckerle, PhD
Internal Advisory Board Chair
CEO and Director, Huntsman Cancer Institute
Associate Vice President for Cancer Affairs, University of Utah
Distinguished Professor of Biology
Ralph E. and Willia T. Main Presidential Endowed Chair in Cancer Research

vivian lee

Vivian S. Lee, MD, PhD, MBA
Senior Vice President for Health Sciences
Dean, School of Medicine
CEO, University of Utah Health Care

Angie Fargerlin

Angie Fagerlin, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Population Health Sciences
Research Scientist, Salt Lake City VA Center for Informatics Decision Enhancement and Surveillance

 Kathleen Cooney Kathleen A. Cooney, MD, FACP
Professor and Chair,
Department of Internal Medicine
John Zone

John J. Zone, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Dermatology

Samuel Finlayson

Samuel R. G. Finlayson, MD, MPH
Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery
Claudius Y. Gates, M.D. and Catherine B. Gates
Presidential Endowed Chair in Surgery

Peter Jensen

Peter E. Jensen, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology
ARUP Presidential Endowed Chair
Chairman, Board of Directors, ARUP Laboratories
University of Utah School of Medicine

Dennis Shrieve

Dennis Shrieve, MD
Professor and Chair,
Department of Radiation Oncology

Internal Advisory Board Ex Officio Members

 Carrie Byington

Carrie L. Byington, MD
H.A. and Edna Benning Presidential Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Vice President for Faculty and Academic Affairs
Director Utah Center for Clinical and Translational Science,
University of Utah Health Sciences Center
Vice Dean Academic Affairs and Faculty Development,
University of Utah School of Medicine

 Dean Y. Li

Dean Y. Li, MD, PhD
HA and Edna Benning Professor of Medicine
Vice Dean for Research
University of Utah School of Medicine
Chief Scientific Officer
University of Utah Health Care