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Patricia LoRusso, DO

Amy and Joseph Perella Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology); Chief, Experimental Therapeutics; Associate Cancer Center Director, Experimental Therapeutics

Contact Information

Patricia LoRusso, DO

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Yale Cancer Center

    333 Cedar Street, WWW217

    New Haven, CT 06520

    United States



Pat LoRusso brings more than 25 years of expertise in medical oncology, drug development, and early phase clinical trials. Prior to her Yale appointment, she served in numerous leadership roles at Wayne State University’s Barbara Karmanos Cancer Institute, most recently as director of the Phase I Clinical Trials Program and of the Eisenberg Center for Experimental Therapeutics.

Education & Training

  • MA
    Yale University (2015)
  • Fellowship
    Wayne State University (1988)
  • Residency
    Riverside Osteopathic Hospital (1984)
  • Internship
    Riverside Osteopathic Hospital (1982)
  • DO
    Michigan State University (1981)
  • BS
    Marygrove College (1977)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
FellowAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)2022
Joseph H. Burchenal Award for Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Cancer ResearchAmerican Association for Cancer Research2022

Departments & Organizations