I participate in the efforts of a number of professional organizations including Cancer and Leukemia
Group B, American Association of Cancer Research, American Society of Clinical Oncology
, and the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group and Radiotherapy
Oncology Group. For several years I have worked closely with the National Institutes of Health
and served on a number of NIH
review committees. Over the course of my career I have received many awards including the MSKCC Burdha Award for Colon
Cancer Research, Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Research, Jeannik M
. Littlefield - AACR Award in Metastatic Colon Cancer
, the New York State Teaching Award in the Empire Clinical Research Investigator
Program, as well as many teaching awards from MSKCC. I have also been awarded a prestigious K12 award from the NCI
for the training of the next generation of physician-scientists in cancer therapy.
I have served on the editorial boards of a number of scientific journals, including the Journal of Clinical Oncology and Clinical Cancer Research of which I am currently an Associate Editor. I am author of more than 100 papers and 17 book chapters.