Investigators and Staff


SPORE Leaders
 
 
 
Director: 

John C. Byrd, MD

 
 
 
SPORE Project Leaders
 
 
 
 
Project 1
Early Predisposing Genes and Risk Stratification for CLL


Co-Principal Investigator, Translational Research 
Albert de la Chapelle, MD, PhD
Co-Principal Investigator, Clinical Research 
John C. Byrd, MD


Project 2:
Molecular Characterization and Risk Stratification of Acute Myeloid Leukemia 
 

Co-Principal Investigator, Translational Research 
Clara D. Bloomfield, MD
Co-Principal Investigator, Clinical Research 
Interim contact: John Byrd, MD


Project 3:
Lenalidomide as an Immune Modulating Agent for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia


Co-Principal Investigators, Translational Research 
John C. Byrd, MD
Amy J. Johnson, PhD
Co-Principal Investigator, Clinical 
Kristie Blum, MD
Project 4
Preclinical and Clinical Investigation of MLL-PTD Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Co-Principal Investigator, Translational Research 
Michael A. Caligiuri, MD

Co-Principal Investigator, Clinical Research
William Blum, MD

Project 5:
Preclinical and Clinical Development of Silvestrol in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
 

Co-Principal Investigator, Translational Research 
David M. Lucas, PhD
Co-Principal Investigator, Clinical Research 
Michael R. Grever, MD
 

 
 
 
 SPORE Core Leaders

 
Core A: Leukemia Tissue Bank

 
Co-Leader 
Gerard Lozanski, MD
Laboratory Manager
Donna Bucci, MS  
Core B: Biostatistics

Leaders
David Jarjoura, PhD
Susan Geyer, PhD
 
Co-Investigators 
Soledad Fernandez, PhD
Lianbo Yo, PhD
Lai Wei, PhD
Xiaoli Zhang, PhD  
 
Significant Contributor 
Michael Radmacher, PhD

  
Core C: Bioinformatics

Co-Leader 
Jeffrey Parvin, PhD
Core D: Medicinal Chemistry

Co-Leaders
Chenglong Li, PhD
Core E: Administrative

Core Leader
John C. Byrd, MD
Co-Leaders 
Clara D. Bloomfield, MD
LiHui Xu, MD, PhD, MBA
Sara K. Guster, M.S., MBA
 
 
 


 
SPORE Program Leaders

 
Career Development Program

Developmental Research Program
 
 
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The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) 300 W. 10th Ave. Columbus, OH 43210 Phone: 1-800-293-5066 | Email: jamesline@osumc.edu