Key personnel and their expertise, affiliation and role in the project.
Key Personnel
Simon Sherman, Ph.D.
Professor, Eppley Institute;
Director, UNMC Bioinformatics Shared Resources
UNMC Computer Science & Informational Technology
Aaron R. Sasson, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgical Oncology
UNMC Clinical care & Surveillance of PC patients
Michael A. Hollingsworth, Ph.D.Professor, Eppley Institute UNMC P.I. of the UNMC GI PC SPORE program
Joseph C. Anderson, M.D.
Director of Cross-Sectional Body Imaging Fellowship;
Professor and Vice Chairman of Radiology
UNMC Image Processing & Analysis of the clinical value of causal models & BN
Randall Brand, M.D.
Clinical Director of Pancreatic Cancer; Director of Endoscopic Ultrasound
Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Clinical care & Surveillance of PC patients
Henry Lynch, M.D.
Professor & Chairman of Preventive Medicine; Professor of Medicine
Creighton University Hereditary PC family studies
Gleb Haynatzki, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Department of Medicine
Creighton University Statistical Models, BN & Algorithms
Albert Lowenfels, M.D.
Professor of Surgery; Professor of Community and Preventive Medicine
New York Medical College Surgical & Epidemiological studies of PC
David Whitcomb, M.D., Ph.D.Professor of Medicine, Cell Biology & Physiology & Human Genetics University of Pittsburgh Clinical care & Genetics  of PC patients
Teresa Brentnall, M.D.
Associate Professor Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology
University of Washington Clinical care & Genetics of PC patients
Ralph Hruban, M.D.
Professor of Pathology
Johns Hopkins University Pathology of PC
Gloria Petersen, Ph.D.
Professor of Clinical Epidemiology
Mayo Clinic Epidemiological studies of PC
Rachael Stolzenberg-Solomon, RaM.P.H., Ph.D.
Div. of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics
National Cancer Institute Nutrition, Physical Activity & Epidemiology
Selwyn M. Vickers, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center
Co-Director of the UAB Pancreaticobiliary Center
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Gastrointestinal Surgery/ UAB Pancreatic Cancer SPORE Director
Jeannette Y. Lee, Ph.D.
Research Professor of Medicine
UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center
Biostatisitcs and Bioinformatics Unit
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Biostatistics/ UAB Pancreatic Cancer SPORE Biostatistician
PCCR Project
About Project
Technical Approach
Collaborative Registry
Data Warehouse
Statistical Models
Creighton University
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
National Cancer Institute
NorthShore University HealthSystem
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Genoa (Italy)
Univesity of Michigan
University of Minnesota
University of Nebraska Medical Center
University of Pittsburgh