Georgetown Lombardi Visiting Professor and Grand Rounds Lecture Series Featuring Rachel Rosenstein, MD, PhD
“Pathogenesis of Sclerotic Chronic Graft-Versus-Host Disease”
Rachel Rosenstein, MD, PhD
Hackensack Center for Discovery and Innovation
Sponsor: Dr. Michael Atkins
Rachel K. Rosenstein, MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, in the Dermatology Division, at Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine’s Center for Discovery and Innovation, with a clinical and research interest in oncodermatology, investigating and treating the cutaneous concerns of oncology patients.
She is a graduate of Princeton University, where she majored in molecular biology. She completed a PhD in immunobiology at Yale School of Medicine in the laboratory of Dr. Ruslan Medzhitov and an MD in 2013, cum laude, receiving the MD/PhD Thesis Prize for her work examining innate immune sensing of allergens. She completed an internship in internal medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and dermatology residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. She pursued a clinical and translational research fellowship at the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases where she developed an interest in cutaneous graft-versus-host disease after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and cutaneous immune-related adverse events from checkpoint inhibitors.
Lecture Series Presented by Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center