External Advisory Board

The Wistar Institute External Advisory Board is a group of world-renowned scientists with broad scientific expertise who meet annually to review the Institute’s strategic plan, faculty for promotion, the Institute’s finance and facilities, and provide the President of The Wistar Institute with advice in these areas. 


Edward Ziff, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Biochemistry
New York University


Tom Curran, Ph.D., F.R.S.

Professor Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Olivera Finn, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor
Chair, Department of Immunology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Todd R. Golub, M.D.

Director, Cancer Program
The Broad Institute of MIT & Harvard 

Joseph Pagano, M.D.

Lineberger Professor of Cancer Research & Director Emeritus
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
School of Medicine

David L. Wiest, Ph.D.

Fox Chase Cancer Center