Medical Advisory Council

ThyCa is fortunate to have a distinguished Medical Advisory Council comprised of 34 members, who are world recognized experts in the field of thyroid cancer. This board provides valuable counsel and supports ThyCa's goals in education, treatment and research. 

More than 50 distinguished specialists provide ongoing review and input for our web site and materials. 

ThyCa is grateful for the outstanding contributions and leadership of our advisors to our educational programs.
 

Cytopathologist Dentist and Oral Oncologist
Yolanda C. Oertel, M.D. 
Washington Hospital Center 
Washington, DC
Mark S. Chambers, D.M.D., M.S.
University of Texas 
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center 
Houston, TX
Endocrinologists  
Douglas W. Ball, M.D.
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Baltimore, MD
Kenneth D. Burman, M.D. 
Washington Hospital Center 
Washington, DC
Gary L. Francis, M.D., Ph.D.
VCU Children’s Medical Center
Richmond, VA
Robert F. Gagel, M.D. 
University of Texas 
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center 
Houston, TX
Bryan R. Haugen M.D.
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver, CO
Paul W. Ladenson, M.D. 
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions 
Baltimore, MD
Stephanie L. Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA
Bryan McIver, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D.
Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, FL
Matthew D. Ringel, M.D.
Ohio State Univ. Comprehensive
   Cancer Center
Columbus, OH
Arturo R. Rolla, M.D. 
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Ctr.
Boston, MA
Martin Schlumberger, M.D.
Institute Gustave Roussy
Paris, France
Steven I. Sherman, M.D.
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX
Peter A. Singer, M.D.
University of Southern California
Keck School of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA
Monica C. Skarulis, M.D. 
National Institutes of Health 
Bethesda, MD
R. Michael Tuttle, M.D.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Ctr.
New York, NY
Steven G. Waguespack, M.D.
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX
Leonard Wartofsky, M.D.
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC
 
Medical Oncologists  
Marcia S. Brose, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Scot C. Remick, M.D.
Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center
Morgantown, WV
Manisha H. Shah, M.D.
Ohio State College of Medicine
Columbus, OH
 
Nuclear Medicine Physicians  
Jeffrey A. Cooper, M.D. 
Huron Consulting Group 
Washington, DC
Donald Margouleff, M.D. 
North Shore Univ. Hospital 
Manhasset, NY
Douglas Van Nostrand, M.D.
Washington Hospital Center 
Washington, DC
 
Nursing Professor-Researcher Pharmacist
Pamela Schultz, Ph.D., R.N., M.S.
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM
Janis I. Halzel, Pharm.D.
Biogen Idec, Denver, CO
Surgeons  
Mira Milas, M.D.
Oregon Health & Science Universtiy
Portland, OR
Jeffrey F. Moley, M.D.
Washington University in St. Louis 
School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO
David Myssiorek, M.D. 
New York University Clinical Cancer Center
New York, NY
Gregory Randolph, M.D.
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Boston, MA

Julie Ann Sosa, M.D., M.A.
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 

Samuel A. Wells, M.D.
National Cancer Institute, NIH, 
Bethesda, MD
Thyroglobulin Researcher  
Carole A. Spencer, Ph.D., F.A.C.B. 
USC Endocrine Services Laboratory 
Los Angeles, CA
 

In Memory and Gratitude
 
Ernest L. Mazzaferri, M.D.