Investigators

  • Reshma Jagsi, MD, DPhil

    Reshma Jagsi is an Associate Professor and practicing breast radiation oncologist in the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Michigan. In addition to her medical training at Harvard Medical School, she has served as a fellow in the Center for Ethics at Harvard University and completed her doctorate in Social Policy at Oxford…

  • Allison Kurian, MD, MSc

    Allison Kurian is a leading medical oncologist with expertise in the area of clinical cancer genetics and epidemiology with a focus on women at high risk for developing breast cancers. On the CanSORT P01, Dr. Kurian is Project Lead of the project “Individualization of Systemic Therapy in Patients with Estrogen Receptor-Positive Breast Cancer.” Furthermore, she…

  • Kathryn A. Martinez, PhD, MPH

    Katie Martinez is a new faculty member at the Cleveland Clinic, and continues to work jointly in CanSORT with Dr. Sarah Hawley. Dr. Martinez was previously a postdoctoral fellow at the Ann Arbor VA Health Services Research & Development Center.  She earned her PhD in Health Services Research and Policy from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School…

  • Monica Morrow, MD, FACS

    Monica Morrow is the Chief of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Breast Surgical Service, Chief of Breast Surgery at Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and a surgical oncologist with a practice dedicated to the treatment of breast cancer. Her research has focused on how to apply the advances from clinical trials to daily surgical practice. Dr….

  • Christine M. Veenstra, MD, MSHP

    Christine Veenstra is an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan. She received her medical degree from Wayne State University in 2005, completed internal medicine residency and chief residency at University of Michigan in 2009, and then completed fellowship in medical oncology at the University of Pennsylvania in 2012. Dr. Veenstra’s research…

  • Lauren P. Wallner, PhD, MPH

    Lauren Wallner was appointed to the faculty of General Medicine and joined CanSORT on April 1, 2014. Dr. Wallner returned to UM after finishing her PhD in Epidemiology at the School of Public Health in 2010. She was most recently employed at Kaiser Permanente Southern California and UCLA via a dually-mentored, post-doctoral research fellowship. Dr….