Scientists

With a focus on team science, the principal investigators work independently and in collaboration with their colleagues, at Wistar and beyond. Wistar investigators strive to unlock knowledge about the mechanisms underlying diseases, with the ultimate goal of finding new ways to diagnose and treat illness.
  • Peter D. Adams, Ph.D.
    Fox Chase Cancer Center
  • Steven M. Albelda, M.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Richard Assoian, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Frederic G. Barr, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Devraj Basu, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Shelley Berger, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Michael R. Betts, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Timothy M. Block, Ph.D.
    Drexel University
  • Anthony Capobianco, Ph.D.
    University of Miami
  • Horace M. DeLisser, M.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Dennis E. Discher, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Chaitanya R. Divgi, M.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Wafik S. El-Deiry, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • David E. Elder, M.B., Ch. B., F.R.C.P.A.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Nigel W. Fraser, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Phyllis A. Gimotty, Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Mark I. Greene, M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.P.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Thanos D. Halazonetis, D.D.S., Ph.D.
    University of Geneva
  • Katherine A. High, M.D.
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • K. Ann Jeglum, V.M.D.
    Veterinary Oncology Services and Research Center
  • F. Bradley Johnson, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Steven B. McMahon, Ph.D.
    Thomas Jefferson University
  • Eric Meggers, Ph.D.
    Philipps-University of Marburg
  • Paul A. Offit, M.D.
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Laszlo Otvos, Ph.D., D.Sc., C.B.A.
    Temple University
  • Reynold A. Panettieri, Jr., M.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Nicholas J. Petrelli, M.D.
    Associate Director for Translational Research, Wistar Cancer Center
    Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, Christiana Care Health System
  • George C. Prendergast, Ph.D.
    Lankenau Institute of Medical Research
  • Ulrich Rodeck, M.D.
    Thomas Jefferson University
  • Alexander Roesch, M.D.
    The Saarland University Hospital, Homburg, Germany
  • Thomas D. Stamato, Ph.D.
    Lankenau Institute of Medical Research
  • Julia C. Tchou, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
  • Wolfgang Weninger, M.D.
    University of Sydney
  • John H. Wolfe, V.M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania