Scientific Board

SDSF would like to introduce our Medical and Scientific Advisory Board. We welcome our new members and gratefully thank our senior members for your continued support in SDSF and our families.

  • Johanna Rommens, PhD – SDSF Chair
    Program in Genetics & Genome Biology
    Peter Gilgan Centre for Research & Learning, Room 14-9712
    The Hospital for Sick Children
    686 Bay Street
    Toronto, ON
    M5G 0A4
  • Blanche Alter, MD, MPH, FAAP
    Clinical Genetics Branch
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics
    National Cancer Institute
    9609 Medical Center Drive
    Room 6E452, MSC9772
    Rockville, MD 20850
  • Lauri Burroughs, MD
    Director – Pediatric Non-Malignant Transplant Program
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center/ Seattle Children’s Hospital
    1100 Fairview Avenue East, MS D5-280
    Seattle, WA 98109
  • Marco Cipolli
    Centro Fibrosi Cistica
    Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Integrata
    Piazzale Stefani 1, 37126
    Verona, ITALY
  • Tarek Elghetany, MD
    Professor of Pathology & Immunology and Pediatrics
    Baylor College of Medicine / Texas Children’s Hospital
    6621 Fannin Street, WB1100
    Houston, TX 77030
  • Peter Kannu, MB,ChB (Otago), PhD, DCH, FRACP
    Staff Physician, Division of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics
    Team Investigator, Research Institute
    The Hospital for Sick Children
    Assistant Professor, Department of Paediatrics
    The University of Toronto
    Toronto, ON
    M5G 1X8
  • Johnson M Liu, MD FACP
    Director of Hematology
    MaineHealth Cancer Care Network
    265 Western Avenue
    South Portland, ME 04106
  • Kasiani Myers, MD
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
    Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation and Immune Deficiency
    The Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
    3333 Burnet Avenue
    Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039
  • Akiko Shimamura, MD, PhD
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
    1100 Fairview Avenue N, D2-100
    Seattle, WA 98109
  • Sioban Keel, MD
    University of Washington
    1705 NE Pacific St.
    Seattle, WA
  • Amit Grover, MD
    Director, Pancreatic Disorders Program
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
    Boston Children’s Hospital
    300 Longwood Avenue, Enders, 6th Floor
    Boston, Massachusetts 02115
  • Garry Tobin, MD
    Clinical Director
    Washington University in St. Louis
    4921 Parkview Place Suite B13
    St. Louis, Mo 63110
  • Charles McCaslin, MD
    Director of CF Clinic
    Nemours Children’s Hospital
    807 Children’s Way
    Jacksonville, Fl 32207
  • Nancy Cincotta, MSW, MPhil
    Psychosocial Director
    Camp Sunshine
    35 Acadia Road
    Casco, ME 04015
  • Professor Alan Warren
    Cambridge Institute of Medical Research
    University of Cambridge
    Cambridge Biomedical Campus
    CIMR (The Keith Peters Building), Hills Road,
    Cambridge, England
  • Alison Bertuch, MD, PhD
    Cancer and Hematology Center
    Texas Children’s Hospital
    1102 Bates St
    Houston, TX 77030