Marc Shuman, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor Professor Marc Shuman

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Dr. Shuman is currently an Emeritus Professor of Medicine and Emeritus Chief of Hematology and Oncology in the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). His career encompasses laboratory and clinical research, patient care, and teaching at UCSF Medical School and Medical Center, one of the top 5 Hospitals and one of the top 10 Graduate Schools in several scientific disciplines in the U.S.  He uses his considerable scientific and clinical experience to stimulate and accelerate interdisciplinary research between scientists and clinical investigators. Most recently, he has devoted considerable effort to the commercial sector of Health Care including drug discovery, Medical A.I. Dr. Shuman was funded for 30+ years continuously by the NIH and the NCI as a Research Principal Investigator. He is author or co-author of more than 100 research papers in peer-review journals including Science, Cell, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, etc. He has led several NIH funded interdisciplinary cancer research grants examples of which include Proteases in Cancer and a Prostate Cancer Specialized Program of Research Excellence (SPORE), and others from the NIH and the NCI. Currently he serves as a Research Advisor for the UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center Multiple Myeloma and Prostate Cancer Programs.