Date & Time: June 21, 2021 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Location: Virtual

We invite you to join us as Dr. Stopeck shares her groundbreaking research and available clinical trials being conducted at Stony Brook Cancer Center, in addition to discussing updates in the treatment of breast cancer.

Alison Stopeck MD has been named as one of the Best Doctors in Tucson, Best Doctors in America, and America’s Top Doctors for Cancer. Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity!

This forum is free, however, you must register online for the event. There are no phone confirmations at this time. You will receive the zoom link for the forum in your confirmation email.

About the Speaker

Dr. Stopeck

Alison Stopeck, MD, is the Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology and a Professor of Medicine at the Stony Brook Cancer Center, Stony Brook University College of Medicine. She is also the Associate Director for Clinical and Translational Research for the Stony Brook Cancer Center. After receiving her bachelor’s degree from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, Dr. Stopeck completed her medical degree at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. She remained at Columbia for a residency in internal medicine and then completed a fellowship in hematology/oncology at Cornell University Medical College. She moved to the University of Arizona Cancer Center in 1994 where she directed both the Breast Cancer Program and the Arizona Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center. She moved to the Stony Brook Cancer Center in September 2014 where she focuses on breast cancer treatment and clinical trials.

Dr. Stopeck has been an invited lecturer at numerous national and international meetings and has authored or co-authored over 200 book chapters, refereed journal articles, abstracts, and editorials. She is an associate editor for the American Journal of Medicine as well as an ad hoc reviewer for numerous medical journals.

She has been named as one of the Best Doctors in Tucson, Best Doctors in America, and America’s Top Doctors for Cancer. She is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Association for Cancer Research, American Society of Hematology, and the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Her breast cancer research interests include novel therapies, understanding the tumor microenvironment, and developing predictors of antitumor therapies or chemopreventive agents.


Our 2021 forums are sponsored by The Junior Coalition of the Manhasset Women’s Coalition Against Breast Cancer and the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation.

For more information, please contact:

Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program

Support Hotline: 800.877.8077

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