Advisory Committee on Childhood Cancers

The Advisory Committee on Childhood Cancers (ACCC) advises the Oversight Committee on issues surrounding childhood cancer. The Oversight Committee is responsible for appointing members to the committee. The ACCC collects current information regarding innovative research on the prevention, control and cure of childhood cancers, and current information regarding treatment programs designed to prevent and control cancer.

Members:

Susan Blaney, M.D.
Vice Chair for Research Department of Pediatrics
Deputy Director, Texas Children's Cancer Center and Hematology Service
Texas Children’s Clinical Care Center

Karen Albritton M.D.
Director, Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Program
Cook Children's Hospital

Mohamad Al-Rahawan, M.D., MPH
Texas Tech Health Science Center

James Amatruda, M.D., Ph.D.
Departments of Pediatrics, Molecular Biology, and Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Greg Aune, M.D., Ph.D., FAAP
School of Medicine
Pediatrics
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX

Juan Carlos Bernini, M.D.
Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children's Cancer and Hematology Clinic

Daniel Bowers, M.D.
Medical Director, Pediatric Neuro-Oncology
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas / Children’s Medical Center Dallas

Tim Culliver
Patient Advocate
Adam’s Angels Ministry

Meaghan Granger, M.D.
Cooks Children's Medical Center

Stan Goldman, M.D.
Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
Medical City Dallas Hospital

Lisa Hartman, M.D.
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
El Paso Children's Hospital

Virginia Harod, M.D.
Physician, Co-Chief of Pediatric Neuro-Oncology
Dell Children's Hospital

Barkat Hooda, M.D.
Director, Division of Hematology and Oncology
UTMB Department of Pediatrics

Eugenie Kleinerman M.D.
Mosbacher Pediatrics Chair
Division Head and Professor of Pediatrics
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Annette Leslie
Patient Advocate
Co-Chairman of The Carson Leslie Foundation

Julie Luke, CPNP
Methodist of Children's Hospital of South Texas

David Poplack, M.D.
Director, Texas Children's Cancer Center
Elise C. Young Professor of Pediatric Oncology
Head, Hematology-Oncology Section, Department of Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine

Patrick Reynolds, M.D., Ph.D.
Cancer Center School of Medicine
Texas Tech Health Sciences Center

Cindy Schwartz
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Stephen X. Skapek, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Sheila Thampi, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine
Children's Hospital of San Antonio

Gail Tomlinson, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
Division Director, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio