Meet the Immunotherapy Team

At the Center for Immunotherapy, our multidisciplinary team works to create breakthrough cancer treatment options and cures, through cutting-edge research, advanced clinical trials and a customized, patient-centered approach to care.

Our researchers, and physician-scientists, work with clinicians, and clinical research coordinators to focus on one thing, developing the right treatment option for you, no matter what kind of cancer you have or the stage of the disease.

Learn more about our team, their experience and how they are dedicated to helping you fight cancer.

Deputy Director
Chair, Department of Gynecologic Oncology
The M. Steven Piver Professor of Gynecologic Oncology
Executive Director, Center for Immunotherapy
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Center for Immunotherapy
Thinle Chodon, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Member, Center for Immunotherapy
Facility Director, Center for Immunotherapy Translational Research Operations
Co-Director, cGMP Therapeutic Cell Production Facility
Yeong “Christopher” Choi, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Member, Center for Immunotherapy
Director, cGMP Therapeutic Cell Production Facility
Associate Professor of Oncology
Department of Surgical Oncology
Member, Center for Immunotherapy
Associate Professor of Oncology
Associate Director, Center for Immunotherapy
Director, Vector Development & Production Facility
Junko Matsuzaki, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Director, Immune Analysis Facility
Member, Center for Immunotherapy
Takemasa Tsuji, PhD
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Assistant Member, Center for Immunotherapy
Assistant Member, Department of Immunology
Emese Zsiros, MD, PhD, FACOG
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