Meet the Team

The Center for Immunotherapy Team

Deputy Director
Chair, Department of Gynecologic Oncology
The M. Steven Piver Professor of Gynecologic Oncology
Executive Director, Center for Immunotherapy
Co-Leader, Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy Program
Associate Professor of Oncology
Associate Director, Center for Immunotherapy
Director, Vector Development & Production Facility
Sebastiano Battaglia, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Member, Center for Immunotherapy
Thinle Chodon, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Member, Center for Immunotherapy
Facility Director, Center for Immunotherapy Translational Research Operations
Yeong “Christopher” Choi, PhD
Director, GMP
Therapeutic Cell Production Facility
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Fumito Ito, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Surgical Oncology
Member, Center for Immunotherapy
Vice Chair for Translational Research, Department of Medicine
Director of Cancer Vaccine and Dendritic Cell Therapies, Center for Immunotherapy
Co-Leader, Tumor Immunology & Immunotherapy Program
Rustum Family Professor for Molecular Therapeutics and Translational Research
Professor of Oncology
Junko Matsuzaki, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Member, Center for Immunotherapy
Director, Immune Analysis Facility
Takemasa Tsuji, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Member, Center for Immunotherapy
Member, Department of Immunology
Emese Zsiros, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Gynecologic Oncology
Center for Immunotherapy
Ayo Odunsi, MBA, CPA
Department Administrator
Center for Immunotherapy
Amit Lugade, PhD, MBA
Scientific Project Administrator
Center for Immunotherapy

Administration

  • Devin Kobee, BS, Executive Secretary
  • Christine Murekeyisoni, MPH, Project Manager
  • Margaret Ryszka, Principal Secretary
  • Ashley Sedelmeyer, MHA, Executive Assistant II
  • Jamie Sobieski, BA, Executive Secretary