Dr. William Gradishar is Director of the Lurie Cancer Center’s Maggie Daley Center for Women’s Cancer Care, where he develops and implements clinical trials of new therapeutic approaches for breast cancer. Dr. Gradishar is also the Betsy Bramsen Professor of Breast Oncology, and Professor of Medicine and Deputy Chief in the Division of Hematology / Oncology at the Feinberg School of Medicine. He has served as Chair of the Lurie Cancer Center’s Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium, a nationally recognized, four-day meeting for the practicing clinician, since its inception in 1998. Dr. Gradishar is a member of the editorial boards of the Journal of Clinical Oncology, Clinical Breast Cancer, Current Treatment Options in Cancer, European Journal of Medical Oncology, Oncology and Editor-in-Chief of NEJM Journal Watch: Oncology and Hematology.
His research focuses on the development of adjuvant therapies and novel therapeutics for the treatment of breast cancer.