Robert Vonderheide, MD, DPhil, appointed Associate Director for Translational Research at Penn's Abramson Cancer Center

October 13, 2011

Robert Vonderheide, MD, DPhil, Associate Professor of Medicine, has been appointed to the newly created position of Associate Director for Translational Research at the Abramson Cancer Center. Dr. Vonderheide will join the Senior Leadership Team effective October 1 and will remain the Program Co-Leader of the Immunobiology Program along with Gary Koretzky, MD, PhD. Dr. Vonderheide is highly qualified to take on this leadership position having served as the Immunobiology Program Co-Leader since 2008 and effectively participating in the strategic planning of the ACC and the recent renewal of the Cancer Center Support Grant.