Cancer Center Leadership

Steven Leach, MD

Steven D. Leach, MD

Director, Dartmouth Cancer Center

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Professor of Molecular and Systems Biology
Preston T. and Virginia R. Kelsey Distinguished Chair in Cancer
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Senior leadership

Konstantin Dragnev, MD
Associate Director for Clinical Research

Steven N. Fiering, PhD
Associate Director for Cancer Research Training and Education

Robert W. Gerlach, MPA
Associate Director for Administration and Scientific Affairs

Linda Kennedy, MEd
Associate Director for Strategic Initiatives and Global Oncology

Simon Khagi, MD
Medical Director of Dartmouth Cancer Center in Nashua, Manchester and Concord

Frank B. Panzarella
Vice President Oncology Services

Judith R. Rees, BM, BCh, PhD
Associate Director for Community Outreach and Engagement

Yolanda Sanchez, PhD
Associate Director for Basic Sciences

Charles R. Thomas, Jr., MD
Associate Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Section Chief, Radiation Oncology

Craig R. Tomlinson, PhD
Associate Director for Shared Resources

Anna N.A. Tosteson, ScD
Associate Director for Population Sciences

Linda T. Vahdat, MD, MBA
Deputy Director
Section Chief, Medical Oncology
Interim Section Chief, Hematology

Clinical administration

Miriam Dowling-Schmitt, MS, RN, CPPS, CPHQ
Director of Quality and Patient Safety, Cancer Services

Marc Gautier, MD
Associate Director for Regional Clinical Affairs

Joseph Kascmar, RT(R),(T), CMD, MBA, FACHE
Director, Radiation Oncology

Kerrington Smith, MD
Division Chief, Surgical Oncology

Deborah F. Scribner
Director, Hematology/Oncology

Administrative staff

Mark Carey
Director of Information Technology

Suzanne R. Dewey
Director of Marketing

Sean Hobson
Director, Research Operations

Richard Lucius
Financial Services Director

Jaclynn Rodriguez
Executive Director, Friends of Dartmouth Cancer Center

Jenna E. Schiffelbein, MPH, CHES
Administrative and Operations Director, Community Outreach & Engagement

Tor D. Tosteson, ScD
Director for Biostatistics and Bioinformatics