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Susan Slovin

Susan Slovin, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Genitourinary Oncology Service, Sidney Kimmel Center for Prostate and Urologic Cancers

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Susan Slovin, MD, PhD, is Attending Physician and Member in the Genitourinary Oncology Service, Sidney Kimmel Center for Prostate and Urologic Cancers, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine at Joan and Sanford I Weill Medical College of Cornell University. She earned her doctorate in pathobiology from Columbia University and her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her postdoctoral training included a fellowship in Clinical Immunology at Scripps Clinic & Research Foundation, La Jolla, California; an internship and a residency in internal medicine from The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York; and a Hematology/Oncology fellowship in the Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She is a board-certified medical oncologist with expertise in the areas of prostate cancer immunology, biologics, and clinical trial design. A noted immunologist, she has been involving with the Prostate Cancer Foundation in leading an initiative which focuses on the development of novel immunologic approaches for the treatment of prostate cancer. She is a member of several professional associations, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Association of Immunologists, American Association of Investigative Pathology, and American Association of Cancer Researchers, American Urologic Association and Sigma Xi Research Society. An ad hoc reviewer for numerous journals, including Cancer, Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy, JAMA, Cancer Research, and Clinical Cancer Research, New England Journal of Medicine, Urology and Journal of Urology, she also served as Associate Editor for Seminars in Oncology and is a member of the editorial boards of several major journals including Clinical Cancer Research and The Prostate. She has served as a member of the NCI Clinical Oncology Study Section, ad hoc reviewer for the DOD, AACR, and NCI SPORE panels and serves as Chair of the VA Merit Grant Review System. Dr Slovin is well-recognized in the area of prostate cancer immunotherapy and has contributed many peer-reviewed articles and reviews to the medical literature. She has received numerous accolades and received the CancerCare Physician of the Year Award as well as the keynote speaker at the Massachusetts Prostate Cancer Coalition. She has received numerous teaching awards from the MSK Department of Medicine as well as from Weill-Cornell Medical College.

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