Board of Directors

Denis C. Guttridge, PhD


Professor, Department of Pediatrics; Director, Darby Children’s Research Institute and Interim Director, Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina

Teresa A. Zimmers, PhD


Professor of Surgery, Indiana School of Medicine and

Research Scientist, Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center

Andrew R. Judge, PhD


Professor of Physical Therapy and Associate Director for Training of the Myology Institute, at the University of Florida

Jose Garcia, MD, PhD


Clinician Scientist at the Puget Sound VA and an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Washington

Daniel L. Marks, MD, PhD

Senior Associate Dean, Research Professor, Pediatric Endocrinology Ray Hickey Chair for the Director of the Papé Family Pediatric Research Institute at Oregon Health & Science University

Marilia Seelaender, PhD

Head, Cancer Metabolism Research Group, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Medical School, Head, Laboratory of Clinical Investigation, Head, Human Rights Office – Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of São Paulo

Tora Solheim, MD

Consultant in Medical and Radiation Oncology at the Cancer Clinic at St. Olav's Hospital; Associate professor, Department of clinical and molecular medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Richard Skipworth, MD

Consultant General and Upper GI Surgeon, and Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Edinburgh, UK

David K.Thomas, MD

Director of Cachexia Discovery & Therapeutic Development at the Broad Institute of MIT & Harvard, Dr. Thomas is a physician scientist who has dedicated his career to improving treatments for cancer patients

Marion E. Couch, MD PhD MBA
Founding President

Senior Medical Advisor, Office of the Administrator, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

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