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Patricia LoRusso, DO

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

Contact Information

Patricia LoRusso, DO

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Medical Oncology

    PO Box 208028

    New Haven, CT 06520-8028

    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

  • Fellowship
    Wayne State University (1988)
  • Residency
    Riverside Osteopathic Hospital (1984)
  • Internship
    Riverside Osteopathic Hospital (1982)
  • DO
    Michigan State University (1981)

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