Steven J Cohen MD
Clinical Researchers Showcase Series - January 2013
Translational Medicines Research:
Dr. Cohen is a medical oncologist specializing in the treatment of gastrointestinal malignancies, with a particular focus on pancreatic, esophageal, colorectal, liver, and stomach cancers.
research interests include discovering new treatments through innovative clinical trials for patients with the above cancers.
Dr. Cohen (pictured above) earned his B.A. at Cornell University and his M.D. at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
residency in internal medicine at Temple University Hospital
fellowship in hematology/oncology at Fox Chase Cancer Center
Currently, Dr. Cohen
conducts clinical research and devotes a practice to patients with gastrointestinal malignancies.
He is a member of the NCCN pancreatic cancer committee and NCI neuroendocrine cancer task force.
has a specific research interest in circulating tumor cells, for which he
holds an American Cancer Society Mentored Research Grant to support their evaluation in pancreatic cancer.
also oversees clinical research in the Fox Chase Cancer Center
program, a group of nearly 30 community hospitals throughout the Delaware Valley.
Dr. Cohen is also a member of PCRT: The Pancreatic Cancer Research Team (PCRT) is a collaboration of international researchers with the mission to organize and accelerate the clinical development of new agents for the treatment of patients with pancreatic cancer.
offers a central resource for patients seeking the most up-to-date clinical trials.
Visit https://www.pcrt.org/ for more information.
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and see a list of recent publications:
See MORE: Dr. Cohen on the AGICC Consortia Website