Precision and Personalized Medicine Seminar

March 8, 2017
March 8, 2017
 
Speaker: Dr. Eric Singer
                 Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Title: Ethical Issues of Precision Medicine
Location: Cancer Institute of New Jersey – Auditorium A
Time: 2:00 p.m.
 
Bio: Dr. Singer joined the faculty of the Cancer Institute of New Jersey in 2012 after completing a clinical and research fellowship in the Urologic Oncology Branch of the National Cancer Institute (NCI). He received his medical degree (MD) with Honors in Research from Georgetown University along with a
master’s degree (MA) in bioethics. Dr. Singer performed his general surgery and urologic surgery training at the University of Rochester Medical Center where he also did a fellowship in clinical ethics. Dr. Singer has completed certificates in Clinical Research from the National Institutes of Health and the
Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health.
 
At the Cancer Institute, Dr. Singer is Director of the Kidney Cancer Program within the Section of Urologic Oncology. He is also a member of the Prostate Cancer Program, Clinical Investigations & Precision Therapeutics Program, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, and the Center for Biomedical Imaging & Informatics. Dr. Singer’s research is focused on the development of new treatments for patients with genitourinary malignancies through clinical trials. He is involved with both cooperative group and investigator-initiated trials. At the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Dr. Singer is an Assistant Professor of Surgery within the Division of Urology and Director of the Distinction in Bioethics Program.
 
Co-sponsored by the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the Center for Integrative Proteomics Research, and the Cancer Institute of New Jersey.
 
For more information, please contact Corina White at corina.white@rutgers.edu.