Rogerio C. Lilenbaum MD

Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology); Chief Medical Officer of Smilow Cancer Hospital

Research Interests

Lung cancer; Treatment of lung cancer; Elderly patients with lung cancer


Research Summary

Dr. Lilenbaum’s life has been about caring for patients with lung cancer. He has done pioneering work in defining the best way to treat lung cancer—particularly in older patients. He is a proven leader who is committed to enhancing Smilow Cancer Hospital’s ability to provide the very best care to our patients.

Extensive Research Description

Dr. Lilenbaum’s life has been about caring for patients with lung cancer. He has done pioneering work in defining the best way to treat lung cancer—particularly in older patients. He is a proven leader who is committed to enhancing Smilow Cancer Hospital’s ability to provide the very best care to our patients.


Selected Publications

  • ASCO's Community Research Forum: addressing challenges of community-based research from the grass roots. Robert N, Lilenbaum R, Hurley P. Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2014:e111-5. doi: 10.14694/EdBook_AM.2014.34.e111.
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology perspective: Raising the bar for clinical trials by defining clinically meaningful outcomes. Ellis LM, Bernstein DS, Voest EE, Berlin JD, Sargent D, Cortazar P, Garrett-Mayer E, Herbst RS, Lilenbaum RC, Sima C, Venook AP, Gonen M, Schilsky RL, Meropol NJ, Schnipper LE. J Clin Oncol. 2014 Apr 20;32(12):1277-80. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2013.53.8009. Epub 2014 Mar 17.

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