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Joseph F. Franlin

Chairman of the Board Mr. Joseph Franlin is currently Chairman of the Board of the National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR).  He has been in this position for three years, having served on the NFCR Board of Advisors and Board of Directors.  Mr. Franlin was drawn to NFCR because of…...

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Kwok Leung, Ph.D.

Dr. Kwok Leung joined the National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) as a consultant in 2003 and was promoted to Controller in 2008.  He oversees three supporting functions of NFCR’s operations: accounting and reporting, compliance, and human resource and office administration. Prior to joining NFCR, Dr. Leung was a faculty at…...

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Michael Wang, M.D., Ph.D., MBA

Dr. Wang is actively involved in developing strategic alliances and critical collaborations with international organizations in both academic and industrial communities and working closely with the Office of Technology Transfer at various universities to facilitate the protection and commercialization of NFCR-sponsored intellectual property (IP) through patent filling and licensing. Dr.…...

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Brian Wachtel

Brian Wachtel serves as the Executive Director at the National Foundation of Cancer Research, overseeing the administration, programs and strategic plans of the organization.  He also provides oversight of NFCR’s traditional fundraising programs.  Previously, Brian served as the Director of Corporate Partnerships & Special Events, where he developed and managed…...

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Franklin C. Salisbury, Jr.

Franklin C. Salisbury, Jr., M.Div., J.D. has served as the Chief Executive Officer of the National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) since 1997, leading NFCR to expand its cancer research program from basic cancer research to translational and clinical research so that the cancer research discoveries made at the bench…...

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