Richard Pazdur, MD
Director, Office of Oncology Drug Products
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
US Food and Drug Administration
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Executive Medical Director
The Center for Cancer Prevention and Treatment
St. Joseph Hospital
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Chief, Radiation Oncology Branch
National Cancer Institute
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Executive Director of Surgical Activities
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
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