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U.S. SOCIETIES

American Academy of Medical Colleges
Leonard Freedman, Ph.D.

American Academy of Science
Leonard Freedman, Ph.D.

American Association for the Advancement of Science
Marja Nevalainen, M.D., Ph.D.
Andrea Morrione, Ph.D.
Steven McMahon, Ph.D.
Hallgeir Rui, M.D., Ph.D.
Kenneth van Golen, Ph.D.
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
Karen Knudsen, Ph.D.
  • Annual Meeting Exhibits Committee
Marja Nevalainen, M.D., Ph.D.
Alessandro Fatatis, Ph.D.
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Finance Committee
  • Scientific Program Committee
Andrea Morrione, Ph.D.
Leonard Gomella, M.D.
William Kevin Kelly, D.O.
Steven McMahon, Ph.D.
Robert Den, M.D.
Yaacov Lawrence, M.D.
Hallgeir Rui, M.D., Ph.D.
Eric Wickstrom, Ph.D.
Andrew Aplin, Ph.D.
Jianqing Lin, M.D.
Kenneth van Golen, Ph.D.
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

American Association of Clinical Urologists
Leonard Gomella, M.D.

American Association of Genitourinary Surgeons
Leonard Gomella, M.D.

American Association for Physicists in Medicine
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
  • AAPM Task Group No. 192 – Guidelines for Image-guided Robotic Brachytherapy

American Brachytherapy Society
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Publications Committee

American Cancer Society
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Pennsylvania Division Board of Directors

American Chemical Society
Vincent Njar, Ph.D.
Eric Wickstrom, Ph.D.
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.
  • Chair, Publications Committee, Division of Chemical Toxicity

American College of Physicians
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.

American College of Radiology
Ethan Halpern, M.D.

American College of Surgeons
Leonard Gomella, M.D.
  • Fellow, Oncology Group

American Heart Association
Isabelle Mercier, Ph.D.

American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering
Flemming Forsberg, Ph.D., Fellow

American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
Flemming Forsberg, Ph.D., Fellow

American Medical Association
Leonard Gomella, M.D.

American Roentgen Ray Society
Ethan Halpern, M.D.

American Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Leonard Freedman, Ph.D.
Diane Merry, Ph.D.
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.
Steven McMahon, Ph.D.
Eric Wickstrom, Ph.D.
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

American Society for Cell Biology
Andrew Aplin, Ph.D.

American Society for Clinical Investigation
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.

American Society for Clinical Oncology
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Cancer Education Committee, Tumor Biology Track Team
  • Grants Selection Committee
  • Expert Panelist for the 2010 ASCO Educational Book
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.
Leonard Gomella, M.D
  • ASCO GU Steering Committee Co-Chair
  • Chair-Elect
William Kevin Kelly, D.O.
Robert Den, M.D.
Yaacov Lawrence, M.D.
Jianqing Lin, M.D.

American Society of Human Genetics
Diane Merry, Ph.D.

American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Leonard Gomella, M.D.

American Society for Microbiology
Leonard Freedman, Ph.D.
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.
Steven McMahon, Ph.D.

American Society of Bone and Mineral Research
Leonard Freedman, Ph.D.

American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
Alessandro Fatatis, Ph.D.

American Society for Radiation Oncology
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Multidisciplinary QA Subcommittee
  • Leadership Team
  • Abstract Reviewer
  • Steering Committee on the Promotion of Research
  • Subcommittee on Educational Sessions
  • Writer – ASTRO Radiation and Cancer Biology Practice Examination
  • Annual Meeting Program Advisory Group


American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
Robert Den, M.D.
Yaacov Lawrence, M.D.

American Urologic Association
Leonard Gomella, M.D.
  • Nomination Committee Alternate for MA AUA


Association of American Cancer Institutes
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.

Association of University Radiologists
Ethan Halpern, M.D.

Australian Association of Consultant Physicians
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.

The Biochemical Society
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

Catalan Agency for Health Technology Assessment and Research (CAHTA)
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.

College of American Pathologists
Ruth Birbe, M.D.

Delaware IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE)
Karen Knudsen, Ph.D.

Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group
Leonard Gomella, M.D.

Endocrine Society
Karen Knudsen, Ph.D.
  • Research Affairs Core Committee, Basic Research Subcommittee
Leonard Freedman, Ph.D.
Marja Nevalainen, M.D., Ph.D.
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.
Hallgeir Rui, M.D., Ph.D.
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

Endocrine Society of Australia
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.

European Commission’s 6th and 7th Framework Programme for Research
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Reviewer-Tumour-host interactions
  • Cancer Research UK Clinical Research Training Fellowship


Inflammation Research Association
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

Inflammatory Breast Cancer World Alliance
Kenneth van Golen, Ph.D.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Flemming Forsberg, Ph.D.

Interurban Clinical Club-founded by Sir William Osler
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.

IGF-I Society
Andrea Morrione, Ph.D.

Joint Steering Committee for Public Policy
Eric Wickstrom, Ph.D.

Medical Research Council (UK)- Molecular and Cellular Medicine Board
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.

Metastasis Research Society
Alessandro Fatatis, Ph.D.
Kenneth van Golen, Ph.D.

National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Investigational Drug Steering Committee to Cancer Treatment Evaluation Program (CTEP)
  • Signal Transduction (Ras/PI3K) Task Force to IDSC
  • DNA Damage and Apoptosis Task Force to IDSC
  • Symptom Management Drug Development Task Force
  • Drug Development Task Force

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.

The New York Academy of Sciences
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

Oligonucleotide Therapeutics Society
Eric Wickstrom, Ph.D.

PanAmerican Society for Pigment Cell Research
Andrew Aplin, Ph.D.

Pennsylvania Cancer Alliance Bioinformatics Consortium (PCABC)
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Sub-committee for prostate disease specific biomarkers

Philadelphia Urologic Society
Leonard Gomella, M.D.

Prostate Cancer Foundation
William Kevin Kelly, D.O.

Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG)
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Vice Chair-Translational Research Program
  • Chair-Translational Research Program Committee
  • Genomics and Proteomics Correlative Research Core Executive Group
  • Steering Committees: Brain Tumor Group (Group Leader-Molecular Targeting), Gynecologic Oncology
  • Genitourinary Translational Research Program
  • Subcommittee on informatics
Leonard Gomella, M.D.
Ulrich Rodeck, M.D, Ph.D.
  • Translational Research Program Member
  • Translational Co-Chair
  • RTOG-Phase III Trial
Robert Den, M.D.
Yaacov Lawrence, M.D.
  • Translational Research Program Committee

Radiation Research Society
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Advisor to the SIT (Scholars in Training) Committee

Radiological Society of North America
Adam Dicker, M.D., Ph.D.
Ethan Halpern, M.D.
Robert Den, M.D.

Sigma Xi Research Society
Leonard Gomella, M.D.

Society for Basic Urologic Research (SBUR)
Karen Knudsen, Ph.D.
  • Membership Committee
Leonard Gomella, M.D.
Kenneth van Golen, Ph.D.

Society for Computer Applications in Radiology
Ethan Halpern, M.D.

Society of Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine
Diane Merry, Ph.D.

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
Leonard Gomella, M.D.

Society for Matrix Biology
Andrew Aplin, Ph.D.

Society for Melanoma Research
Andrew Aplin, Ph.D.

Society for Neuroscience
Alessandro Fatatis, Ph.D.
Diane Merry, Ph.D.

Society for Radiologists in Ultrasound
Ethan Halpern, M.D.

Society of Toxicology
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

Society of Urologic Oncology
Leonard Gomella, M.D.
  • Executive Committee
  • Treasurer

World Affairs Council of Philadelphia
Richard Pestell, M.D., Ph.D.

INTERNATIONAL SOCIETIES

Australian Prostate Cancer Research Centre, University of Adelaide
Karen Knudsen, Ph.D.

Duodecim
Marja Nevalainen, M.D., Ph.D.

European Society of Clinical Oncology
Yaacov Lawrence, M.D.

Finnish Endocrine Society
Marja Nevalainen, M.D., Ph.D.

International Cytokine Society
Marja Nevalainen, M.D., Ph.D.

International Lung Cancer Consortium Organization
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

International Society for Nucleosides, Nucleotides, and Nucleic Acids
Eric Wickstrom, Ph.D.

International Society of Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

International Study Group for Steroid Hormones
Trevor Penning, Ph.D.

Israeli Medical Organization
Yaacov Lawrence, M.D.

Italian Society for Pharmacology
Alessandro Fatatis, Ph.D.

Royal College of Physicians of London
Yaacov Lawrence, M.D.

Turku Cancer Scientist Association
Marja Nevalainen, M.D., Ph.D.
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