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Principal Investigators

Claire Synder

Claire Snyder, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Oncology, and Health Policy & Management, Johns Hopkins Schools of Medicine and Public Health; Program Director, BLOCS: Building Lifestyle, Outcomes, and Care Services Research in Cancer


Michael Brundage

Michael Brundage, MD, MSc

Professor of Oncology and Public Health Sciences, Queen’s University; Director, Division of Cancer Care and Epidemiology, Queen’s Cancer Research Institute


Steering Committee

Elissa Thorner

Elissa Thorner, MHS

Program Manager, Communication, Education, and Survivorship, Breast Cancer Program, The Johns Hopkins Cancer Center (patient advocate)

Andrew Bottomley

Andrew Bottomley, PhD

Assistant Director, European Organization for the Research and Treatment of Cancer; Head, Quality of Life Department


Melanie Calvert

Melanie Calvert, PhD

Professor of Outcomes Methodology, Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham


Madeleine King

Madeleine King, PhD

Professor and Cancer Australia Chair in Cancer Quality of Life; Director, Quality of Life Office; School of Psychology and Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney


Bryce Reeve

Bryce Reeve, PhD

Professor of Population Health Sciences and Pediatrics; Director, Center for Health Measurement; Duke University School of Medicine


Albert Wu

Albert Wu, MD, MPH

Professor of Health Policy & Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Director, Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research



The PROTEUS Consortium was initially funded through a Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Eugene Washington Engagement Award (12565-JHU) and is currently supported by an unrestricted grant made possible through the support of Genentech, a member of the Roche Group.