Our Faculty

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With 130+ physician and research faculty members, our division is one of the largest in the country. Our faculty members participate in every facet of cancer prevention, patient care, survivorship, mentorship, and research on cancer and related diseases.

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Physician & Research Faculty Profiles 


Notable Faculty achievements

  • Faculty have been elected by their peers to lead the American Society for Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, the American Association for Cancer Research, the American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, the World Marrow Donor Association, the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, and the National Cancer Institute’s Leukemia and Lymphoma Steering Committees.
  • Many faculty members have been chosen to determine standardized cancer care guidelines through the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.
  • Faculty have been editors-in-chief of major textbooks and professional journals.
  • Faculty published more than 400 peer-reviewed journal articles in 2019.
  • Our faculty continue to be chosen by their peers for Seattle Magazine’s Best Doctors list.  In 2020 eight faculty members were honored.
  • Seventeen faculty members hold endowed chairs. 
  • Our division was founded by Dr. E. Donnall Thomas, who received the Nobel Prize for his work in developing bone marrow transplantation.

Faculty news

July 29, 2022
Transformative Breast Cancer Consortium Award
Researchers at the Fred Hutch have received a four-year, $25 million grant to learn how to kill metastatic cancer’s deadly seeds before they can sprout.
July 1, 2022
2022 Faculty Promotions
Congratulations to all our faculty whose promotions are effective July 1, 2022.
May 19, 2022
Peter Kiem elected president of the American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy
ASGCT is the world’s largest professional organization focused on Gene and Cell therapies.