About UCSF Search UCSF UCSF Medical Center

Frank McCormick, PhD, FRS, DSc (Hon)

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
mccormick_frank

Professor Emeritus, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
David A. Wood Distinguished Professorship of Tumor Biology and Cancer Research

mccormic@cc.ucsf.edu

Phone: (415) 502-1710 (voice)
Box 0128, UCSF
San Francisco, CA 94143-0128

View on UCSF Profiles


Additional Websites


Education

University of Birmingham, England, B.Sc., 1972, Biochemistry
University of Cambridge, England, Ph.D., 1975, Biochemistry


Professional Experience

  • 1975-78
    Professor Seymour S. Cohen, State University of New York at Stony Brook (Post Doctoral Fellow)
  • 1978-81
    Dr. Alan Smith, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, London (Post Doctoral Fellow)
  • 1981-90
    Cetus Corporation (Director of Molecular Biology)
  • 1990-91
    Cetus Corporation (Vice President, Research)
  • 1991-92
    Chiron Corporation (Vice President, Research)
  • 1992-96
    Onyx Pharmaceuticals (Founder, Chief Scientific Officer)
  • 1996-present
    Fellow of the Royal Society
  • 1997-2009
    University of California, San Francisco, Cancer Research Institute (Director)
  • 1997-present
    University of California, San Francisco, Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology (Professor)
  • 1997-
    University of California, San Francisco, Cancer Center, (Director, Associate Dean)

Honors & Awards

  • 1996
    Fellow of the Royal Society
  • 2002
    Bristol Myers Squibb Unrestricted Cancer Research Grant
  • 2002
    AACR - G.H.A. Clowes Memorial Award
  • 2002
    Novartis Drew Award in Biomedical Research
  • 2003
    University of Chicago, Cancer Research Center, Shubitz Award
  • 2005
    Institute of Medicine
  • 2010
    ASCO Science of Oncology Award

Selected Publications

    Go to UCSF Profiles, powered by CTSI