Patricia LoRusso, D.O.

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Patricia LoRusso, D.O.

Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology); Chief, Experimental Therapeutics, Pediatrics, Yale School of Medicine

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Pat LoRusso brings more than 25 years of expertise in medical oncology, drug development, and early phase clinical trials. Prior to her Yale appointment, she served in numerous leadership roles at Wayne State University’s Barbara Karmanos Cancer Institute, most recently as director of the Phase I Clinical Trials Program and of the Eisenberg Center for Experimental Therapeutics.


Education and training

1988: Fellowship, Wayne State University
1984: Residency, Riverside Osteopathic Hospital
1982: Internship, Riverside Osteopathic Hospital
1981: D.O., Michigan State University


Honors and recognition

Award    Awarding Organization    Date
2022: Fellow, American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)  
2022: Joseph H. Burchenal Award for Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Cancer Research, American Association for Cancer Research

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