Annual Program Committee


The Annual Program Committee oversees the upcoming Annual Meeting & Pre-Conference Programs (including, but not limited to, the Primer, Workshop, Hot Topic Symposium, Professional Development Session, and all other programming associated with the annual fall conference). The purpose of the committee is to ensure that there is exceptional educational content, a cohesive schedule of events and value-added activities to service the broad range of attendees. The Committee is comprised of the organizers for all of the aforementioned programs with the SITC Vice-President or designee serving as chair.

Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ (ACI) subcommittee


John D. Powderly II, MD, CPI
Carolina BioOncology Institute, PLLC

Vice Chair

Alexander I. Spira, MD, PhD, FACP
Virginia Cancer Specialists


Asim Amin, MD, PhD
Levine Cancer Institute - Carolinas Medical Center

Joseph W. Fay, MD
Baylor Institute for Immunology Research

Hideho Okada, MD, PhD
University of California, San Francisco

Brian I. Rini, MD
Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center

Laura S. Wood, RN, MSN, OCN
Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute

Eleni Yeatras, RPh, BCOP
Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Center at Sibley Memorial Hospital