Margaret K Offermann, MD, PhD is a medical oncologist and biomedical researcher who has extensive senior leadership experience in academic, philanthropic and private healthcare settings and is a Managing Partner at the Salutramed Group, a life science consulting firm.
She is Past President of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB), a non-profit federation of 30 professional societies focused on the life sciences that collectively have over 120,000 members. From 1989 to 2007, she served on the faculty of Emory University School of Medicine where she rose to the rank of Professor of Hematology and Oncology and served as co-director of the MD-PhD training program, Associate Director of the Postgraduate Training Program in Hematology and Oncology and Associate Director of the Winship Cancer Institute.
From 2007-2010, she served as Deputy National Vice President for Research at the American Cancer Society, providing executive leadership for both intramural and extramural research programs for the largest non-profit, non-government funder of cancer research in the US. Dr. Offermann received a BA in biochemistry from Mount Holyoke College, magna cum laude and her MD and PhD in biochemistry from the Medical College of Virginia of Virginia Commonwealth University. She did internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Chicago Hospitals followed by training in Medical Oncology at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School in Boston. She is board certified in Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine.