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Stuart A Aaronson, MD

    • Positions
    • FOUNDING CHAIR EMERITUS AND PROFESSOR | Oncological Sciences
    • PROFESSOR | Medicine
    • Language
    • English

Biography

Dr. Aaronson received his M.D. from UCSF in 1966. He joined the National Institutes of Health in 1967 and became Chief of the Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Biology at the National Cancer Institute in 1977. He joined Mount Sinai in 1993 and is the Jack and Jane B. Aron Professor and Founding Chair, Emeritus of the Department of Oncological Sciences. He is the recipient of numerous awards including the Distinguished Service Medal from the U.S. Public Health Service, the AACR Outstanding Achievement in Cancer Research Award , and the Paul Erhlich Prize from Germany. He is the author of over 550 publications, an inventor on more than 50 patents, and serves on numerous editorial boards and scientific advisory committees.


Education

BS, University of California, Berkeley
MD, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
, Moffitt Hospital
, National Cancer Institute
, University of Cambridge

Language

English

Multi-Disciplinary Training Areas

Biophysics and Systems Pharmacology [BSP], Cancer Biology [CAB]