Editor Profile

William J. Gradishar, MD


About the NEJM Journal Watch Oncology and Hematology Board

Dr. Gradishar is Professor of Medicine in the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University and a member of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center. He serves as Director of Maggie Daley Center for Women’s Cancer Care at Northwestern University and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He has served as Chair of the Annual Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium since its inception. He was most recently honored as the Betsy Bramsen Professor of Breast Cancer (2011). Dr. Gradishar has been Editor-in-Chief for NEJM Journal Watch Oncology and Hematology since 2006.


Consultant / Advisory board

Biologics, Inc.; Celgene; Myriad; Novartis

Grant / Research support

Breast Cancer Research Fund

Editorial boards

Clinical Breast Cancer; Journal of Clinical Oncology; Oncology

Summaries by William Gradishar