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John Niederhuber, MD

John Niederhuber, MD

Senior Advisor

Areas of Focus:

  • BioPharma and Life Sciences

Prior Experience:

  • Inova Translational Medicine Institute
    Executive Vice President and CEO
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Adjunct Professor of Oncology and Surgery
  • Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network
    Deputy Director
  • National Cancer Institute
    Chief Operating Officer
  • University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
    Professor of Surgery and Oncology
  • Stanford University
    Chair of Department of Surgery
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and University of Michigan
  • Elsevier Inc.
    Managing Editor of Abeloff’s Clinical Oncology, 5th edition


  • WIRB - Copernicus Group Oncology Advisory Board
  • Aptevo Therapeutics 
  • Senior Advisor to Cartesian Therapeutics
  • International Biomedical Research Alliance
  • Virginia Biotechnology Association 
  • PierianDx, Inc. 
  • Member of Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences
  • Chair of National Cancer Advisory Board (Previous)
  • Emergent BioSolutions, Inc. (Previous)
  • ProCertus BioPharm, Inc. (Previous)
  • President & Vice President of Society for Surgical Oncology (Previous)
  • President of the Association of American Cancer Institutes (Previous)
  • Member of C-Change (Previous)
  • Member of CEO Roundtable on Cancer (Previous)


  • M.D.
    The Ohio State University School of Medicine
  • B.S. in Chemistry
    Bethany College