Bernard H. Bochner - Next Frontiers to Cure Cancer 2021

Bernard H. Bochner

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Dr. Bochner is a Member at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center on the Urology Service and a Professor in the Department of Urology at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University.   Currently Dr. Bochner is the inaugural holder of the Sir Murray Brennan Endowed Chair in Surgery at MSKCC. He served as a Vice Chairman of the Department of Surgery and is the immediate past co-Director of the Pelvic and Reconstructive Surgery group at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.  Dr Bochner’s clinical focus in on urologic oncology with a particular interest in non-invasive and invasive bladder cancer and pelvic reconstructive surgery.   He heads up the bladder cancer Disease Management Group at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center which is comprised of surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, radiologists, pathologists and nursing specialists. He is actively involved in translational research focused on improving cancer diagnosis, patient treatment options and enhancing recovery after urologic surgery.   He is an elected fellow to the American Surgical Association, the Society of Pelvic Surgeons (secretary elect), member of the Society of University Surgeons, American Urologic Association and Society of Urologic Oncology.