Russell Pachynski, MD
Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Division of Oncology – Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
At the National Cancer Institute, he worked under the mentorship of Drs. Patrick Hwu and Steven Rosenberg in the Surgery Branch studying mouse tumor models and adoptive transfer therapy. He then returned to Stanford to complete his internship and residency training in Internal Medicine, and fellowship in Medical Oncology. He is currently an Associate Professor of Oncology at Washington University in St Louis, where his lab focuses on tumor immunology and immunotherapy. Clinically, he specializes in genitourinary cancers with an emphasis on prostate cancer immunotherapy and translational research.
Dr. Russell Pachynski has served on tumor immunology study sections for both the American Cancer Society and the National Cancer Institute, as well as on editorial boards for Clinical Genitourinary Cancers and Frontiers in Oncology and is currently the co-Chair of the Awards Committee for the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC).