Steven Rosen, M.D., F.A.C.P., is Genevieve Teuton Professor of Medicine, at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University and Director of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University and Director of Cancer Programs at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Following his graduation with distinction from Northwestern University Medical School's Six-Year Honors Program in 1976, Dr. Rosen completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Northwestern and a fellowship in Medical Oncology at the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Rosen's laboratory research focuses on experimental therapeutics and hematologic malignancies.
Dr. Rosen has received numerous grants awards and contracts and has published more than 200 scientific papers. As Director of the Cancer Center, Dr. Rosen has successfully competed for an NCI Cancer Center Support Grant, NCI grants for his laboratory research, an NCI RAID Contract grant for the development of a novel purine analog, and grants from the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of America and the American Cancer Society.
Dr. Rosen serves on several editorial boards and is editor of Cancer Treatment & Research. He is a member of all major national associations that focus on oncology and has held leadership positions in the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group, the American Association of Cancer Institutes and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. He serves on the advisory boards of several NCI-designated Cancer Centers, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of America, the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, the Lymphoma Research Foundation and the Wendy Will Cancer Research Foundation. He has also served as an advisor to Great Britain's Cancer Research Campaign.
Dr. Rosen was the recipient of Northwestern University Medical School's Alumni Achievement Award (1994), the Martin Luther King Humanitarian Award from Northwestern Memorial Hospital (1995), the Marv Samuel Award from the Chicago Baseball Cancer Charities (1996) and recognition from the Women's Board of Northwestern Memorial Hospital for Compassionate Care (1996). He is acknowledged in Best Doctors in America and Best Doctors in Chicago.
Dr. Rosen introduces himself and describes non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL).
January 8, 2010 - 3:02pm
Dr. Rosen describes the responsibilities reserved for a hematologist.
December 18, 2009 - 10:27am
Dr. Rosen describes cutaneous lymphoma and explains why many patients with this condition choose to receive treatment at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
December 18, 2009 - 10:18am
Dr. Rosen describes the causes and symptoms associated with follicular lymphoma.
December 18, 2009 - 10:09am
Dr. Rosen describes the treatment options for chronic lymphocytic leukemia/CLL and explains how often is it fatal.
December 18, 2009 - 10:04am
Dr. Rosen explains why the most aggressive B-cell lymphomas are the most curable and describes large B-cell lymphomas.
December 17, 2009 - 4:05pm
Dr. Rosen recalls the test used to diagnose non-Hodgkin lymphoma/NHL and shares if this cancer is contagious.
December 17, 2009 - 4:00pm
Listen to Dr. Rosen share the test used to diagnose patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia/CLL and describe the symptoms.
December 17, 2009 - 3:57pm
Dr. Rosen describes the purpose of the body's lymphatic system.
December 17, 2009 - 3:51pm
Dr. Rosen describes follicular lymphoma and shares how often it occurs.
December 17, 2009 - 3:42pm
Dr. Rosen describes his inspiration for helping women through blood cancers.
December 17, 2009 - 3:36pm
Dr. Rosen explains that knowing the cause of most non-Hodgkin lymphomas/NHL is still a future Nobel prize-winning question.
December 17, 2009 - 3:31pm
With no symptoms present, Dr. Rosen explains how doctors discover their patients have chronic lymphocytic leukemia/CLL and recalls the cause.
December 17, 2009 - 3:27pm
Dr. Rosen discusses the cause of B-cell lymphomas and the associated symptoms.
December 17, 2009 - 3:20pm
Dr. Rosen explains the available treatment options for patients diagnosed with diffuse large B-cell lymphomas.
December 17, 2009 - 3:00pm
Dr. Rosen recalls the treatment options for patients diagnosed with B-cell lymphoma.
December 17, 2009 - 2:27pm
Dr. Rosen describes common symptoms patients have when diagnosed with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.
December 17, 2009 - 2:21pm
Dr. Rosen recalls the symptoms associated with cutaneous lymphomas and explains the cause.
December 17, 2009 - 2:17pm
Dr. Rosen shares what a patient should know once diagnosed with B-cell lymphoma.
December 17, 2009 - 2:13pm
Listen as Dr. Rosen shares how often non-Hodgkin lymphoma/NHL is a fatal diagnosis.
December 17, 2009 - 2:08pm
Dr. Rosen recalls if B-cell lymphoma is often a fatal diagnosis.
December 17, 2009 - 2:03pm
Dr. Rosen describes the treatment options for non-Hodgkin lymphoma/NHL.
December 17, 2009 - 1:56pm
Dr. Rosen discusses how follicular lymphoma is treated and explains how often it is fatal.
December 17, 2009 - 1:52pm
Dr. Rosen explains how a woman can find out if her doctor is qualified to care for her lymphoma diagnosis.
December 17, 2009 - 1:33pm
Dr. Rosen shares the tests used to diagnose B-cell lymphoma and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and and explains how diffuse large B-cell lymphomas develop.
December 17, 2009 - 1:29pm
Dr. Rosen explains how patients with cutaneous lymphoma should advocate for their health when they visit their health care providers and shares how often this lymphoma is fatal.
December 17, 2009 - 1:23pm
Dr. Rosen explains if non-Hodgkin lymphoma/NHL is an aggressive cancer.
December 17, 2009 - 1:18pm
Dr. Rosen shares if a woman can become pregnant once diagnosed with lymphoma.
December 17, 2009 - 1:11pm