Chen-Huang Center Lung Cancer Team

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Pasi Jänne, MD, PhD, and Cathleen Power, MSN, APRN-BC


Pasi A. Jänne, MD, PhD
Director, Chen-Huang Center for EGFR-Mutant Lung Cancers
Director, Lowe Center for Thoracic Oncology
Director, Belfer Center for Applied Cancer Science

Pasi Jänne, MD, PhD, received his MD and PhD degrees from the University of Pennsylvania in 1996. He completed postgraduate training in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital and in Medical Oncology at Dana-Farber in 2001.

Jänne's main research interests include studying the therapeutic relevance of oncogenic alterations in lung cancer. He was one of the co-discoverers of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutations, and has led the development of therapeutic strategies for patients with EGFR-mutant lung cancer.

Cathleen Power, MSN, APRN-BC
Nurse Practitioner, Chen-Huang Center for EGFR-Mutant Lung Cancers

Cathleen Power, MSN, APRN-BC, received a bachelor's degree in the science of nursing from Georgetown University in 1998. She received a master's degree in Adult Primary Care from Simmons College in 2008. She has worked as an oncology nurse since 1998 in various settings. She has been practicing as a nurse practitioner in the Thoracic Oncology Program at Dana-Farber since 2009.

Andy Pangilinan
Program Manager, Chen-Huang Center for EGFR-Mutant Lung Cancers

Andy Pangilinan graduated from the University of Massachusetts Boston and earned his bachelor’s with a degree in Psychology. He has spent over 10 years here at the Institute, starting as a Workforce Development intern when he was in high school back in 2012. Prior to his role as Program Manager for the Center, Andy was part of the Translational Research team for the Lowe Center for Thoracic Oncology.

Molecular Pathology

Lynette Sholl, MD


Mizuki Nishino, MD, MPH

Supportive Oncology Care Team

Michelle Jacobo, PhD
Director of Psychology Services

Kate Lally, MD
Clinical Director of Ambulatory Palliative Care

Longwood Clinical Social Workers

Suzanne Welsh Lobacki, LICSW

Ashley Fermin Boyd, LICSW

Sydney Appelbaum, LCSW

Chestnut Hill Clinical Social Workers

Sarah Blomstedt, LICSW

Cristina Turner, LICSW