Professorships held by faculty of the Tisch Brain Tumor Center

The James B. Powell, Jr. Professorship for Neuro-Oncology 
Chair Donors: James B. Powell, MD and Anne Powell 
Chair Holder: Henry S. Friedman, MD 
Established: 1991 

The Guy L. Odom Professorship for Neurological Surgery 
Chair Donors: Multiple supporters 
Chair Holder: Allan H. Friedman, MD 
Established: 2001 

The Rory David Deutsch University Professorship Fund 
Chair Donors: Rory David Deutsch Foundation 
Chair Holder: David Ashley, MBBS, FRACP, PhD
Established: 2010 

The Margaret Harris and David Silverman Professorship for Neuro-Oncology Research 
Chair Donors: Marc and Mattye Silverman, William and Gigi Harris and supporters of the Hopebuilders 5K 
Chair Holder: Francis Ali-Osman, DSc 
Established: 2003 

The Jonathan Spicehandler, MD Professorship for Neuro- Oncology Research 
Chair Donors: Debbie Spicehandler and friends, family and supporters of the Jonathan Spicehandler Golf Tournament 
Chair Holder: Michael Zalutsky, PhD 
Established: 2005 

The Allan H. Friedman, MD Neuro-Oncology Professorship 
Chair Donors: Anonymous 
Chair Holder: To be named 
Established: 2010 

The Henry S. Friedman, MD Neuro-Oncology Professorship 
Chair Donors: Anonymous 
Chair Holder: Hai Yan, MD, PhD 
Established: 2010 

The Cless Family Neuro-oncology Professorship Fund 
Chair Donors: Gerhard and Ruth Cless 
Chair Holder: To be named 
Established: 2014 

The Edwin L. Jones, Jr. and Lucille Finch Jones Cancer Research Professorship 
Chair Donors: Edwin L. Jones, Jr. and Lucille Finch Jones 
Chair Holder: Darell Bigner, MD, PhD 
Established: 1991 

The Dr. Robert H. Wilkins and Gloria Wilkins Professor of Neurosurgery 
Chair Donors: Michael L. Wilkins 
Chair Holder: John Sampson, MD, PhD
Established: 2004