Research & Publications
Improving the long-term outcomes for patients with breast cancer who have developed side effects associated with treatment.
Extensive Research Description
Dr. Lustberg collaborates widely with researchers from around the world, thriving in creating innovative multidisciplinary scientific teams. Her mentorship has been recognized by numerous awards including Best Teacher Award by Hematology Oncology Fellows and the Shining Star Award for Medical Student Mentorship. Her research is focused on improving the long-term outcomes for patients with breast cancer who have developed side effects associated with treatment and also investigating novel blood-based biomarkers to identify recurrence and treatment toxicity earlier. She is a NCI-funded investigator and active in both ALLIANCE and SWOG Cancer Cooperative Groups.
Breast Neoplasms; Cancer Survivors; Chemotherapy-Related Cognitive Impairment