April, 2012: Dr. Steven I. Sherman of MD Anderson Cancer Center was re-elected as ITOG Chairman after an extraordinary year of leadership. Dr. Sherman’s first year as Chairman was notable for leading a partnership agreement with ACCRU, and activating the Clinical Protocol and Correlative Science Committees. Dr. Sherman will be joined on the Executive Committee by Dr. Lori Wirth, who was elected as Secretary.  Dr. Wirth is the Director, Head & Neck Oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Wirth also serves as Chair of the ITOG Clinical Protocols Committee, the committee charged with evaluating proposals for clinical trials. Dwight Vicks, whose wife Jean has medullary thyroid cancer, remains as ITOG Treasurer.