Edward P. Gelmann, MD

Edward P. Gelmann, MD

Edward P. Gelmann, MD

Specialties: Medical OncologyMore specialties
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Location Info


161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
US

About Edward P. Gelmann, MD


Edward P. Gelmann, M.D. is the Deputy Director for Clinical Research in the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center and at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Gelmann primarily cares for patients with genitourinary malignancies including prostate, testicular, bladder, and renal cell cancers.Dr. Gelmann received his undergraduate degree from Yale College, B.S. magna cum laude, and later matriculated at Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Gelmann received his Internal Medicine training at the University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics. He then joined the US Public Health Service to train as a fellow in Medical Oncology at the National Cancer Institute. After becoming an esta...
Edward P. Gelmann, M.D. is the Deputy Director for Clinical Research in the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center and at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Gelmann primarily cares for patients with genitourinary malignancies including prostate, testicular, bladder, and renal cell cancers.Dr. Gelmann received his undergraduate degree from Yale College, B.S. magna cum laude, and later matriculated at Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Gelmann received his Internal Medicine training at the University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics. He then joined the US Public Health Service to train as a fellow in Medical Oncology at the National Cancer Institute. After becoming an established researcher at the NCI by his work in the molecular biology of solid tumors, Dr. Gelmann moved to Georgetown University where he assumed the role of Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology. Dr. Gelmann has done clinical, early detection, and basic science research primarily in prostate cancer. His laboratory has made major contributions to our understanding of the genetic steps that transform a normal prostate cell to a cancer cell. Dr. Gelmann remains actively involved in pre- and postdoctoral education, teaching graduate students, house staff, and fellows.Email: gelmanne@columbia.edu

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Expertise

  • Adrenal Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Cancer Care
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Renal Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Awards


  • 1970 Phi Beta Kappa
  • 1988 Unit Commendation, United States Public Health Service
  • 1991 American Society for Clinical Investigation
  • 1992 Outstanding Visit Award, Department of Medicine, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • 2002 William M. Scholl Chair in Medical Oncology, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • 2007 Clyde Wu Professor of Oncology, Columbia University

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