Scientific Advisory Committee

Sky’s Scientific Advisory Committee includes physicians, researchers and professionals. The committee invites requests for proposals from researchers working on early detection and treatment of pancreatic cancer. The committee then recommend funding to Sky Foundation’s Governing Board, which makes the final decision. The committee also reviews annual progress reports about funded research projects.

Kirsten L. Bryant, PhD

Lindeberger Comprehensive Cancer Center University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kirsten L. Bryant, PhD (PI), is Res. Assistant Professor in
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Howard Crawford, PhD

Henry Ford Health System Scientific Director of the Henry Ford Pancreatic Center in Detroit.  The Crawford Laboratory studies how tumor
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Stephanie Dougan, PhD

Stephanie Dougan received her PhD in Immunology from Harvard University. She then performed a postdoctoral fellowship with Hidde Ploegh at
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David S. Kwon, MD

  David S. Kwon, MD, is an oncology surgeon at Henry Ford Health System and assistant professor of surgery at
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Philip A. Philip, MD, PhD

Philip A. Philip
Philip A. Philip, MD, PhD is multidisciplinary team leader of gastrointestinal oncology and professor of oncology and medicine at the
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