Editorial Team

Editor-in-Chief

Professor Lei Zheng, MD, PhD

Departments of Oncology and Surgery, The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, Editor-in-Chief, Annals of Pancreatic Cancer (APC). Email: APCEditorinchief@gmail.com.

Associate Editors

Barish Edil, MD, FACS

Professor, Surgery-Surgical Oncology, Chief of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA

Min Li, PhD

Assistant Dean for International Research Collaboration, College of Medicine Professor of Medicine, Surgery, and Cell Biology Virginia Kerley Cade Endowed Chair in Cancer Treatment Director of GI Cancer Research, Department of Medicine Vice Chair for Research, Department of Surgery The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Stanton L. Young Biomedical Research Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA

Editorial Board

Robert A. Anders, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Co-director of the Tumor Microenvironment Laboratory in the Bloomberg Kimmel Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Donald J. Buchsbaum, PhD

Professor of Radiation Oncology, Surgery, Pathology, Pharmacology & Toxicology, and Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama, USA

John L Cameron, MD

Alfred Blalock Distinguished Service Professor of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Eric Van Cutsem, MD, PhD

Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Leuven and Head of the Digestive Oncology Unit at the University Hospital Gasthuisberg in Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

Douglas B. Evans, MD, PhD

Donald C. Ausman Family Foundation Professor of Surgery and Chair of the Department of Surgery at The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Elliot K. Fishman, MD, PhD

Professor of Radiology, Surgery, Oncology, and Urology and Director of Diagnostic Imaging and Body CT, Department of Radiology, the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Karyn A. Goodman, MD, MS

Professor of Radiation Oncology at the University of Colorado and Associate Director of Clinical Research at the University of Colorado Cancer Center, Aurora, Colorado, USA

Jin He, MD, PhD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Joseph M. Herman, MD, MSc.

Professor and Division Head ad-interim in the Department of Radiation Oncology,University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA

Ralph Hruban, MD

Director of the Sol Goldman Pancreatic Cancer Research Center, Professor of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Andrew H. Ko, MD

Professor of Clinical Medicine Division of Hematology/Oncology, Gastrointestinal Oncology Program, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco,San Francisco, California, USA

Daniel Alexander Laheru, MD

Ian T. MacMillan Professor in Clinical Pancreatic Cancer Research, Co-Director of Gastrointestinal Cancer Program at the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Wen-Hwa Lee, PhD

President, Professor, and Chancellor of China Medical University, Taichung, Adjunct Distinguished Chair Professor of National Taiwan University, Taipei, and Distinguished Research Fellow in cancer biology of the Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

Tingbo Liang, MD, PhD

Professor of Surgery, Zhejiang University School of Medicine President, the First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine Leading expert, Department of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery and Liver Transplantation, the First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine Director, Zhejiang Provincial Key Laboratory of Pancreatic Disease, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China

Keith D. Lillemoe, MD

Surgeon-in-Chief, Department of Surgery, The Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Anirban Maitra, MBBS

Professor of Pathology and Translational Molecular Pathology, Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Distinguished University Chair, and Scientific Director of the Sheikh Ahmed Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA

Wells A. Messersmith, MD

Professor and Division Head, Division of Medical Oncology, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA

Eileen M. O’Reilly

Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA; Weill Cornell Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY 10065, USA; David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreatic Research, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA

Stephen J. Pandol

Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Ashok Saluja, PhD

Professor and Vice-Chair, Department of Surgery, Director, Sylvester Pancreatic Cancer Research Institute, Senior Associate Dean for Research Innovation, Associate Director of Research Innovation, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Secondary Appointment of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Miami, Florida, USA

Richard D. Schulick, MD, MBA, FACS

Aragón/Gonzalez-Gíustí Professor and Chair of the Department of Surgery at the University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA

Weijing Sun, MD

Professor of Medicine and Director of GI Cancers Section,Division of Hematology-Oncology Co-Director of UPMC GI Cancer Center of Excellence, University of Pittsburgh,Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,USA

David T. Ting, MD

Associate Clinical Director for Innovation Co-Directory Biomarker Discovery Lab Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Christopher L. Wolfgang, MD, PhD, FACS

Chief of Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery and Professor of Surgery, Pathology and Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Yupei Zhao, MD

Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, President of Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China

Section Editors

Hani M. Babiker, MD (Clinical Trials)

Assistant Professor of Medicine Director, Early Phase Clinical Trials Program Assistant Director, University of Arizona Cancer Center 1515 N Campbell Avenue Tucson, Arizona 85724

Ilene S. Browner, MD (Supportive Care)

Assistant Professor, Medical Oncology and General Internal Medicine Medical Oncology, Geriatric Medicine, and Pain and Palliative Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1650 Orleans Street, CRB1-190 Baltimore, MD 21287

Richard A. Burkhart, MD (Surgical Research)

Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Departments of Surgery and Oncology, The Sol Goldman Pancreatic Cancer Research Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Xu Che, MD, PhD (Communication with International Societies)

Professor of Surgery, Oncology and Director of Hepato-pancreato-biliary Surgery, Department of Abdominal Surgical Oncology, National Cancer Center / Cancer Hospital & Shenzhen Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China

Won Jin Ho, MD (Innovative Research Methodology)

Assistant Professor, Cancer Immunology/GI Oncology, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD, USA

William L. Hwang, MD, PhD (Reviews)

Instructor in Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School Andrew L. Warshaw, MD Institute for Pancreatic Cancer Research Fellow Associate Scientist, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard

Jiangtao Li, MD, FACS (Evidence to Practice)

Chief Physician, Vice Chief of Department of Surgery & Hepato- Pancreato -Biliary Surgery of The Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University School of Medicine,Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China

Amol Narang, MD (Radiation Oncology)

Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA

Richard Tuli, MD, PhD(Radiation Oncology)

Associate Professor & Clinical Director Department of Radiation Oncology and Biomedical Sciences Medical Director, Pancreas Oncology Program, Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA

Hao Wang, PhD (Statistics)

Associate Professor of Oncology, Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Jun Yu, MD, PhD (Biomarkers)

Department of Surgery and Surgical Oncology, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine

Atif  Zaheer, MD (Pancreatic Images)

Associate Professor, Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Managing Editor

Grace S. Li

Editorial Office, Annals of Pancreatic Cancer

Corresponding Editor

Kathryn Yan

Editorial Office, Annals of Pancreatic Cancer

Science Editors

Wymen Chen

Editorial Office, Annals of Pancreatic Cancer

Michael C. Peng

Editorial Office, Annals of Pancreatic Cancer