Dr. Joshua D. Palmer: dietary intervention and future directions of cancer treatment

Posted On 2015-08-27 16:44:50
Dr. Joshua D. Palmer is a senior resident at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Palmer graduated summa cum laude from the University of Minnesota with dual degrees in Biochemistry and Genetics, Cell Biology and Development. He was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society and graduated from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He completed his internal medicine internship at NYU Langone Bellevue Medical Center and he is currently a senior resident in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Jefferson. He has received numerous clinical awards during his training in addition to a post-graduate research award from the Alpha Omega Alpha Society. He is a co-investigator on several on-going clinical trials and is a member of both national and institutional cancer committees. His research focus includes translational oncology, biomarker discovery, central nervous system, head and neck, thoracic and gastrointestinal malignancies. He is a member of the American Society for Radiation Oncology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Association for Cancer Research, Society of Neuro-Oncology, American College of Radiation Oncology, Pennsylvania Medical Society and Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.