Juan Pablo Wisnivesky, MD, DrPH
Year elected: 2016
Current membership category: Active
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
One Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1087
New York, NY 10029
United States of America
Dr. Wisnivesky is a pulmonologist and health services investigator whose research focuses on cancer epidemiology and outcomes research. Dr. Wisnivesky’s core work is related to the prognosis, treatment and disparities in lung cancer care. His research has unveiled the rates and underlying reasons for disparities in lung cancer care and has shown that lung cancer has a more benign progression in women indicating differences in biologic behavior. He has used state-of-the-art statistical tools to answer key questions about the treatment of elderly lung cancer patients, which have been incorporated into clinical guidelines.