Susan M. Domchek, MD

susan.domchek@uphs.upenn.edu

Basser Professor, Oncology, Perelman School of Medicine

Dr. Domchek is a medical oncologist and the Director of Basser Center for BRCA. She is a nationally recognized expert in the translation of genetic testing for cancer susceptibility into clinical care of patients in the areas of prevention, early detection, and cancer treatment. Her research interests include implementing novel strategies to improve uptake of genetic testing, further understanding specific risks associated with cancer susceptibility genes, and developing more effective therapies for BRCA1/2 mutation associated cancers. Dr. Domchek is a member of the National Academy of Medicine.