PROFESSOR | Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology PROFESSOR | Otolaryngology
Dr. Marshall Posner is a Professor of Medicine, Medical Director of the Head and Neck Oncology Center, and Associate Director of the Center for Personalized Cancer Therapeutics at the Mount Sinai Medical Center and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He is also Associate Director for Cancer Clinical Research Infrastructure for the Tisch Cancer Institute. Dr. Posner has been an advocate for clinical research and multi-disciplinary care in head and neck cancer. He participates in international symposia and on planning committees devoted to advancing clinical care and directing clinical research in head and neck cancer. He is a current or past member of the editorial boards of many journals, including the Journal of Clinical Oncology, Annals of Oncology, Oral Oncology, The Oncologist, and Head and Neck, and he serves as an ad hoc reviewer for, among others, The New England Journal of Medicine. Dr. Posner has been a member of the National Institutes of Health Review Committees for the NIH Inter-Institute Program and the Specialized Programs of Research Excellence in Human Cancer, Head & Neck Cancer, and of the National Cancer Institute's Special Emphasis Panel for phase II Contracts. He has published over 220 peer-reviewed basic laboratory and clinical studies, as well as multiple reviews and abstracts. He is an Section Editor for UpToDate and the Oncologist. Dr. Posner has a long laboratory and translational research history in viral diseases and immunology and is currently leading research in the biology, immunology and therapy of HPV related oropharyngeal cancer. he holds patents in human monoclonal antibodies for treatment of human viral and bacterial related diseases.