George A. Fisher, Jr.

Colleen Haas Chair at Stanford University - School of Medicine

George A. Fisher, Jr.

George A. Fisher, Jr.

Colleen Haas Chair at Stanford University - School of Medicine

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President & Director at American Cancer Society California Division, Inc.

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President of the Division at American Cancer Society California Division, Inc.

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President at Oncology Therapies of Vista, Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

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Director, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy at Stanford University - School of Medicine

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Senior Vice President & Vice Dean for Science & Chief Scientific Officer at NYU Langone Health

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Chairman of Surgery at NorthShore University HealthSystem

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Medical Director, Gastrointestinal Oncology at The University of Chicago Medical Center

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Professor at UCSF School of Medicine

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Co-Director, Gastrointestinal Cancers at Johns Hopkins University - Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

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George A. Fisher, Jr.
Colleen Haas Chair at Stanford University - School of Medicine
Education
MD in Medicine
Class of 1987

A LEADER IN THE BIOMEDICAL REVOLUTION, Stanford Medicine has a long tradition of leadership in pioneering research, creative teaching protocols and effective clinical therapies. Our close proximity to the resources of the university—including the Schools of Business, Law, Humanities and Sciences and Engineering—our seamless relationship with our affiliated adult and children’s hospitals and our ongoing associations with the entrepreneurial endeavors of Silicon Valley make us uniquely positioned to accelerate the pace at which new knowledge is turned into tangible health benefits.

PhD in Cancer Biology
Class of 1987

Stanford University, located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of California's Silicon Valley, is one of the world's leading teaching and research universities. Since its opening in 1891, Stanford has been dedicated to finding solutions to big challenges and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world.

Career History
Colleen Haas Chair
Current

A LEADER IN THE BIOMEDICAL REVOLUTION, Stanford Medicine has a long tradition of leadership in pioneering research, creative teaching protocols and effective clinical therapies. Our close proximity to the resources of the university—including the Schools of Business, Law, Humanities and Sciences and Engineering—our seamless relationship with our affiliated adult and children’s hospitals and our ongoing associations with the entrepreneurial endeavors of Silicon Valley make us uniquely positioned to accelerate the pace at which new knowledge is turned into tangible health benefits.

Director, Cancer Clinical Trials Office
2004 - 2013
Fellow in Medical Oncology
Prior - 1993

Stanford University Medical Center provided healthcare services. The firm offered patient care and the treatment in areas such as cardiac care, cancer treatment, neurosciences, surgery and organ transplants. The company was headquartered in Stanford, CA.

Boards & Committees
Member, Scientific & Medical Advisory Board
2012 - Current

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Inc. engages in the research, clinical initiatives, patient services, and advocacy for pancreatic cancer. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Manhattan Beach, CA.

President
Prior

The American Cancer Society, California Division, Inc., is led by an unpaid volunteer Board of Directors, comprised of community leaders, health care professionals, survivors and concerned citizens. The company employs more than 160 thousand volunteers each year throughout the state to conduct programs in partnership with professional staff.Each year it conducts both internal and external audits to ensure that they are stewarding donors dollars in the most cost-effective way possible.Year after year, surveys conducted by credible polling agencies clearly indicate that the American Cancer Society is the most trusted organization of its kind in the country.

Co-Chair, Scientific Advisory Board
2012 - ?

The mission of the Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation is to fund research to discover cures and more effective treatments for carcinoid, pancreatic, and related neuroendocrine cancers.To achieve rapid discovery of cures, the NET Research Foundation directs its donations to fund breakthrough scientific research of neuroendocrine cancers. Since its inception, the NET Research Foundation has awarded over $12 million in large-scale, multi-year research grants to leading scientists at renowned research institutions, and has funded research at 7 of the top 10 U.S. cancer centers.The NET Research Foundation is committed to improving the lives of patients, families, and caregivers affected by neuroendocrine cancer by providing information and educational resources. We currently run four Neuroendocrine Tumor Patient & Caregiver Educational Conferences annually, which serve to provide the latest information on research and treatment options, while also connecting patients and caregivers with doctors, researchers, and one another. Our website offers a searchable doctor database, listings of all relevant organizations and support groups, information on our latest research projects, and a number of resources to help those who are affected by neuroendocrine cancers.

Events
Speaker
Los Angeles, CA, United States
2012 Milken Institute Global Conference

Through a unique international agenda and some of the smartest speakers on the planet, the Milken Institute Global Conference tackles the world’s most difficult challenges in an array of fields - from finance and philanthropy, to the environment and education, to government and health.