Beckman Research Institute Research Division and Center Directors

Saro H. Armenian, D.O., M.P.H.
Associate Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Population Sciences
Director of the Childhood Cancer Survivorship Clinic
Director, Division of Outcomes Research, Department of Population Sciences
Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist
Richard Ermel, D.V.M., M.P.V.M, Ph.D., DACLAM
Director and Professor, Division of Comparative Medicine
Director, Animal Resources Core
Betty Ferrell, Ph.D., M.A., F.A.A.N., F.P.C.N.
Director and Professor, Division of Nursing Research and Education, Department of Population Sciences
Rick Kittles, Ph.D.
Associate Director of Health Equities, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professor and Director, Division of Health Equities, Department of Population Sciences
James V. Lacey, Jr., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Director, Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences
Susan L. Neuhausen, Ph.D.
The Morris & Horowitz Families Professor in Cancer Etiology & Outcomes Research
Director, Division of Biomarkers of Early Detection and Prevention, Department of Population Sciences
Co-leader, Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Jeffrey Weitzel, M.D.
Dr. Norman & Melinda Payson Professor in Medical Oncology
Director, Division of Clinical Cancer Genomics, Department of Population Sciences
Director, Cancer Screening & Prevention Programs Network
Director, Cancer Genomics Education Program
Professor, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research and Department of Population Sciences
Duarte, South Pasadena
John A. Zaia, M.D.
Aaron D. Miller and Edith Miller Chair in Gene Therapy
Director, Center for Gene Therapy
Principal Investigator, Alpha Clinic for Cell Therapy and Innovation
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Program Director, Alpha Clinic