Eric P. Winer, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical SchoolChief, Division of Women's Cancers and the Thompson Chair in Breast
Cancer ResearchDana-Farber Cancer Institute
Eric P. Winer, M.D., is Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Chief, Division of Women's Cancers and the Thompson Chair in Breast Cancer Research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. He is also Co-Chair of the Breast Committee of the Alliance for Clinical Trials and is a Steering Committee member of the Translational Breast Cancer Research Consortium. He is the leader of the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Breast Program and is the Principal Investigator and director of the Breast SPORE (Specialized Program of Research Excellence). He is the 2009 recipient of the A. Clifford Barger Excellence in Mentoring Award from Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Winer has devoted his professional career to the treatment of individuals with breast cancer and breast cancer research. He, personally, has designed and led phase I, II, and III clinical trials. He has collaborated closely throughout his career with psychosocial researchers, health services researchers, and both basic and translational scientists. His group at Dana-Farber conducts a broad array of breast cancer research with the goal of extending the lives of individuals with breast cancer and minimizing suffering and morbidity from the disease.