Medical Advisory Board

The Medical Advisory Board of the ACPMP Research Foundation is composed of experts in the research and treatment of pseudomyxoma peritonei, appendix cancer and related peritoneal surface malignancies.

The Medical Advisory Board supports ACPMP by:

  1. Providing professional expertise, current medical information and guidance concerning the diagnosis and treatment of PMP, appendix cancer and PSMs;
  2. Advising ACPMP about research developments, opportunities and priorities related to PMP, appendix cancer and PSMs;
  3. Serving as advocates for ACPMP to the community it serves by actively supporting and publicizing the ACPMP’s activities, projects and events; and
  4. Informing other health care professionals (including former and possible future PAB members) about the activities of ACPMP.

The Medical Advisory Board of ACPMP current members:

Laura Lambert, MD, FACS - CHAIR
Huntsman Cancer Institute/University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Surgical Oncology



Andrew Lowy, MD, FACS
University of California, San Diego Moores Cancer Center, San Diego, CA
Surgical Oncology



Joseph Misdraji, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD
Surgical Oncology
Reliant Medical Group, Worcester, MA
Medical Oncology



Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston-Salem, NC
Surgical Oncology