St. Jude Children's Research Hospital


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, founded in 1962, is a pediatric treatment and research facility focused on children's catastrophic diseases, particularly leukemia and other cancers.





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James R. Downing
President & CEO

James R. Downing

Richard C. Shadyac Jr.
President & CEO, ALSAC
Ellis J. Neufeld
EVP, Clinical Director & Physician-in-Chief
Pat Keel
EVP & Chief Administrative & Financial Officer
Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo
EVP & Chair of Department of Global Pediatric Medicine
Charles W. M. Roberts
EVP & Director, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Keith Perry
Robyn Diaz
SVP & Chief Legal Officer
Catherine Corbin
SVP & Chief Business Innovation Officer
Sarah Currie
SVP & Chief Nursing Executive
Elizabeth Fox
SVP, Clinical Trials Research
Jose Fernandez
SVP of Campus Operations & Design and Construction
Colette Hendricks
SVP, Clinical Operations
Christopher Calabrese
SVP & Deputy Director of the Scientific Director's Office
Lisa Jordan
SVP, Technology Commercialization
Virgil Holder
VP & Chief of Staff
Diane Roberts
VP, Strategic Communication, Education & Outreach
Suheir R
Senior Vice President Global
Douglas R. Green
Chair, Immunology Department & Co-Leader, Cancer Biology Program
Motomi Mori
Chair, Biostatistics
Aseem Z. Ansari
Chair, Chemical Biology & Therapeutics
P. David Rogers
Chair, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Stephen Gottschalk
Chair, Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation & Cellular Therapy
Kevin R. Krull
Chair, Psychology & Biobehavioral Sciences
Julie Park
Chair, Department of Oncology & Associate Director Comprehensive Cancer Center, Translational Research
Victor J. Torres
Chair, Host-Microbe Interactions
Jiyang Yu
Interim Chair, Department of Computational Biology
Steven M. Varga
Dean, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Andrew M. Davidoff
Director, Surgical Research & Chair, Surgery Department
Suzanne J. Baker
Director, Brain Tumor Research Division
John D. Crispino
Director, Division of Experimental Hematology
Giles W. Robinson
Director, Division of Neuro-Oncology
Richard S. Finkel
Director, Center for Experimental Neurotherapeutics
Sara M. Federico
Director, Solid Tumor Division
Kirsten K. Ness
Assistant Member