Ask the Experts: Hematology-Oncology

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Expert Panel
  • Harold J. Burstein, MD, PhD Harold J. Burstein, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Avraham Eisbruch, MD Avraham Eisbruch, MD, Professor of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, and Clinical Division Director, University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • John D. Hainsworth, MD John D. Hainsworth, MD, Director, Clinical Research, Sarah Cannon Cancer Center, Nashville, Tennessee.
  • Manuel Hidalgo, MD Manuel Hidalgo, MD, Associate Professor, Director, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Clifford Hudis, MD Clifford Hudis, MD, Chief, Breast Cancer Medicine Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; Associate Professor of Medicine, Joan and Sanford I. Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY.
  • Corey J. Langer, MD Corey J. Langer, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Medical Director, Thoracic Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • John S. Macdonald, MD John S. Macdonald, MD, Professor of Medicine, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York; Chief, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service, St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Center-Manhattan, New York, NY.
  • Marshall Posner, MD Marshall Posner, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Adult Oncology; Medical Director, Head and Neck Oncology Program, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Kathleen I. Pritchard, MD, FRCPC Kathleen I. Pritchard, MD, FRCPC, Head, Clinical Trials and Epidemiology, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Clinical Director, Ontario Clinical Oncology Group, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • Joseph A. Sparano, MD Joseph A. Sparano, MD, Professor of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York; Director, Breast Evaluation Center, Montefiore-Einstein Cancer Center, Bronx, New York.
  • Paul A. Vasey MSc, MD, MRCP Paul A. Vasey MSc, MD, MRCP, Senior Lecturer in Medical Oncology and Honorary Consultant Cancer Physician, Cancer Research Campaign Department of Medical Oncology, University of Glasgow and Beatson Oncology Centre, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.