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Conversations with Former Fellows

Former DCEG fellows discuss their career paths and offer advice for current and future fellows. Click on a name to read a Q&A.

Dr. Marlena Maziarz is a former DCEG fellow

Marlena Maziarz, Ph.D.
Clinical Research Centre at Lund University, Sweden
(Fall 2020)

Lauren Houghton is a former DCEG fellow

Lauren Houghton, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Assistant Professor, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
(Summer 2020)

Fangyi Gu is a former DCEG fellow

Fangyi Gu, M.D., Sc.D.
Assistant Professor, Oncology, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
(Summer 2020)

Alison Mondul, former fellow, DCEG

Alison Mondul, Ph.D., M.S.P.H.
Assistant Professor,
University of Michigan
(Spring 2020)

David Wheeler, former fellow, DCEG

David Wheeler, Ph.D., M.S., M.P.H.
Associate Professor,
Virginia Commonwealth University
(Spring 2020)

Diana Merino, former fellow in DCEG

Diana Merino, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Science Policy Analyst,
Friends of Cancer Research
(Fall 2019)

Hisani Madison, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Associate Director,
Diagnostics Expert,
Oncology, AstraZeneca
(Summer 2019)

Mia Gaudet, Ph.D.
Scientific Director, Epidemiology Research, American Cancer Society
(Fall 2018)

Todd Gibson is a DCEG former fellow

Todd Gibson, Ph.D.
Assistant Member, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
(Summer 2018)

Elizabeth Yanik is a former DCEG fellow

Elizabeth Yanik, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
(Fall 2017)