Dr. Von Hoff is a Physician in Chief and a Distinguished Professor at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) in Phoenix, Arizona. He also holds the Virginia G. Piper Distinguished Chair for Innovative Cancer Research at HonorHealth Clinical Research Institute and Medical Director of Research at McKesson Specialty Health and the Chief Scientific Officer for US Oncology Research specializing in phase I clinical trials. He is also Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, AZ. Dr. Von Hoff’s major interest is in the development of new anticancer agents. He is the past President of the American Association for Cancer Research, a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, and a member and past board member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology.