Practice Contact Information
Carol G. Simon Cancer Center/Morristown Medical Center
100 Madison Avenue, Second Floor
Web Site: http://www.einstein.yu.edu/faculty/8566/missak-haigentz/
Areas of Interest in Head and Neck Surgery
Head and Neck Research, Medical Oncologist
I am a medical oncologist devoted to the care of patients with a head and neck cancer diagnosis. At the Carol G. Simon Cancer Center at Morristown Medical Center, I have the privilege to collaborate with an outstanding team of multidisciplinary physicians and healthcare professionals in providing compassionate and comprehensive cancer care.I was recently recruited as Director of Medical Oncology for the Atlantic Health System. Previously, I was Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where I ledthe Cancer Clinical Trials Office of the National Cancer Institute-designated Albert Einstein Cancer Center. My areas of research interest include novel drug therapies as well as survivorship concerns for head and neck cancer patients. My research has been supported by the NIH, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG) and the AIDS Malignancy Consortium (AMC).Professional activities include service as President of the New York Head and Neck Society (2014-2015) and on the editorial board of the Journal of Clinical Oncology.