Daniel D. Von Hoff, M.D., F.A.C.P. is currently Physician in Chief, Distinguished Professor, Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) and holds the Virginia G. Piper Distinguished Professor Chair for Innovative Cancer Research at the HonorHealth Research Institute. He also holds an appointment as Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, AZ and is a Senior Consultant-Clinical Investigations for City of Hope.
Dr. Von Hoff’s major interest is in the development of new anticancer agents, both in the clinic and in the laboratory, and he serves as a Scientific Advisor for several biotechnology companies. He received the 2010 David A. Karnofsky Memorial Award from the American Society of Clinical Oncology for his outstanding contributions to cancer research leading to significant improvement in patient care. Dr. Von Hoff formerly served as the President of the American Association for Cancer Research and is a current Fellow of the American College of Physicians, as well as a Fellow of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Von Hoff received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York.