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Last Updated: 03/14/24

Lorraine Pelosof, MD, PhD

Lorraine Pelosof, MD, PhD


Lorraine Pelosof grew up in Dallas and graduated from The University of Texas at Austin. She completed her MD and her PhD in Molecular and Cell Biology at Washington University in St. Louis and then completed her Internal Medicine Residency at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Following residency, she completed her fellowship training in Medical Oncology at Johns Hopkins where her research focused on DNA promoter methylation in gastrointestinal tumors. After serving as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Hematology/Oncology at UT Southwestern, she moved back to Maryland where she was a Medical Officer on the GI oncology team in the Office of Oncologic Diseases at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. After several years at the FDA, Lorraine recently joined the Investigational Drug Branch in CTEP.

About the Acting Branch Chief

Steven Gore, MD Steven Gore, MD, earned his undergraduate and doctoral degrees at Yale, performed his residency at the University of Chicago and his oncology fellowship at Johns Hopkins. He rose from instructor to full professor at Johns Hopkins, and, in 2013, he became professor of medicine and director of hematologic malignancies at Yale. He joined the Investigational Drug Branch at CTEP in 2020. More…