Susan M. Domchek, MD

In addition to serving as executive director of the Basser Research Center for BRCA at Abramson Cancer Center, Dr. Domchek is an associate professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and a senior fellow at the Leonard Davis School of Health Economics. She researches the role genes play in breast and ovarian cancer, particularly in the areas of risk assessment, screening, prevention and treatment. She has served on the editorial board for the National Cancer Institute Physician Data Query database summary in breast cancer genetics as well as on several committees for the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Domchek is a member of LBBC’s Medical Advisory Board and serves the organization as a frequent program speaker and reviewer of publications.