Dr. Poblete is President and CEO of Stand Up To Cancer. SU2C funds and develops the most promising cancer treatments to help patients, dramatically accelerating the rate of discoveries by connecting top scientists in unprecedented collaborations to create breakthroughs in cancer prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. Since 2008 the organization has received pledges of more than $603 million and supported 80 team grants and awards. Before joining SU2C, she held leadership positions at the American Association for Cancer Research, Fresenius Medical Care-North America, and Oxford Health Plans Foundation. Dr. Poblete has received numerous grant awards from CDC, NIH, and private foundations. She served as a Centers for Disease Control-UC Health Systems Public Health Scholar from 1999-2000. Dr. Poblete earned her BS, MS, and PhD in nursing from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, and is a visiting professor at Rutgers College of Nursing.
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