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About Us

About the Midwest Melanoma Partnership (MMP)

The Midwest Melanoma Partnership (MMP) is a Multi-Institutional collaboration of physicians, scientists and patient advocates dedicated to the development of improved therapies for patients with malignant melanoma.

Meet our Officers

Svetomir Markovic, MD, PhD

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

200 First Street SW

Rochester, MN 55905

Svetomir Markovic, MD, PhD
Arkadiusz Dudek, MD, PhD
Vice Chair

Health Partner and Regions Cancer Center-Twin Cities Area

3311 E. E. Old Shakopee Road

Bloomington, MN 55425

Lisa Kottschade APRN, CNP
Chief Operations Officer

Mayo Clinic

200 First Street SW

Rochester, MN 55905

Jill Schimke, MS
Chief Administrative Officer

Mayo Clinic

200 First Street SW

Rochester, MN 55905

Meet our Board of Directors

Mark Albertini, MD
Board Member

K6/530 CSC

600 Highland Avenue

Madison, WI 53792

Mahesh Seetharam, MD
Board Member

Mayo Clinic Arizona

5777 E Mayo Blvd,

Phoenix, AZ 85054

Cynthia Chauhan
Board Member-Patient Advocate
Gary Doolittle, MD
Board Member


University of Kansas Medical Center

2330 Shawnee Mission Parkway

Westwood, KS 66205

Jeffrey Farma, MD, FACS
Board Member

Fox Chase Cancer Center

333 Cotton Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19111

Ralph Hauke, MD, FACP
Board Member

Nebraska Cancer Specialists

8303 Dodge Street-Suite 250

Omaha, NE 68114

Shernan Holtan, MD
Board Member

University of Minnesota-Masonic Cancer Center

Mayo Mail Code 480 Mayo

420 Delaware Street SE

Minneapolis, MN 55455

Anthony Jaslowski, MD, FACP
Board Member

Green Bay Oncology Clinic

St. Mary's Hospital Medical Center

1726 Shawano Avenue-3rd Floor

Green Bay WI 54303

Richard Joseph, MD
Board Member

Mayo Clinic Jacksonville

4500 San Pablo Road

Jacksonville, FL 32224

David King, MD
Board Member

Minnesota Oncology

Fridley Medical Center

480 Osborne Road, NE-Suite 220

Fridley, MN 55432

Nikhil Khushalani, MD
Board Member

Moffitt Cancer Center

10920 McKinley Dr,

Tampa, FL 33612

Shane Morita, MD
Board Member

Queen's Medical Center/Cancer Center

1301 Punchbowl Street 

Honolulu, HI 96813

Paul Mosca, MD, PhD, MBA
Board Member

Duke Cancer Institute

3116 North Duke Street

Durham, NC 27704

Leon Oostendorp, MD
Board Member

Spectrum Health Hospitals Melanoma Multispecialty Clinic

145 Michigan St NE, Suite 4100
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Suresh Nair, MD
Board Member

Lehigh Valley Health Network

1240 S. Cedar Crest Blvd.

Allentown, PA 18103

Mateusz Opyrchal, MD, PhD
Board Member

Roswell Park Cancer Center

Elm and Carlton Streets

Buffalo, NY 14263

John Reynolds, MD
Board Member

Sanford Health-Bismark

300 N. Seventh Street

Bismark, MD 58501

Lynn Spitler, MD
Ex-Officio Board Member

Northern California Melanoma Center

San Francisco, CA



St. Mary's Medical Center-6th Floor

450 Stanyan Street

San Francisco, CA 94117

Robert Weber, MD
Board Member
Yousef Zakharia, MD
Board Member

University of Iowa-Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

UI Hospitals and Clinics

200 Hawkins Drive

Iowa CIty, IA 52242

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