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Learn about the latest and greatest research presented at The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Conference. In this webinar, Dr. Goldberg, Fight CRC Medical Advisory Board Member, will discuss the colorectal cancer highlights from the conference, which will be held this year on June 1-5, 2018 in Chicago.
About the Presenter
Dr. Richard Goldberg
Richard M Goldberg, MD, is West Virginia University Cancer Institute’s (WVUCI) Director, and Director of the WVU Cancer Signature Program. He serves as a member of WVU health sciences Vice President and Executive Dean, Clay Marsh’s leadership team.As WVUCI’s Director, he oversees the clinical, research, and teaching missions of the cancer institute and its component organizations that include satellite clinical and clinical research locations that are dispersed throughout West Virginia.
Considered an international leader in gastrointestinal cancer treatment and research as well as in leadership of cancer programs in academic medicine, Dr. Goldberg has been principal investigator, co-PI, co-investigator and mentor on multiple research and training grants funded through the National Cancer Institute (NCI). He has published more than 335 papers in peer-reviewed journals. His clinical interests are in management of patients with malignancies in the gastrointestinal tract, particularly colorectal and neuroendocrine cancers. His research focuses on defining new treatments, elucidating inherited cancer susceptibility, and identification of predictive and prognostic factors in GI cancers. He helps to lead the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology as the Associate Group Chair of this NCI funded organization that is a member of the National Clinical Trials Network. The Alliance conducts clinical trials and does translational research across the US and Canada.
Dr. Goldberg serves on several national scientific advisory committees and on the scientific advisory committee for a number of pharmaceutical companies at the corporate level. He is a Fellow in the American College of Physicians and the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is married to Lynda Goldberg MBA, MPH and has two adult children.