Dattatreyudu Nori, M.D., FACR, FACRO, is Professor and Chairman of the Radiation Oncology Department and Executive Vice-Director of the Cancer Center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens and Professor and Executive Vice-Chairman of the Radiation Oncology Department at New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Dr. Nori has an international reputation as a pioneer and authority in the cancer field and he has been referred to as “a recognized leader in his specialty” by the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine. He has served as principal investigator for numerous clinical trials sponsored by the National Cancer Institute and has received several national and international awards for his contributions to cancer research, including the Distinguished Alumnus Award of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Alumni Society, The Tribute to Life Award from the American Cancer Society and the Distinguished Physician Award from the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin. In 2014, Dr. Nori was honored with the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, one of the highest civilian awards in the U.S. This year, Dr. Nori was awarded the Padma Shri, one of India’s highest civil awards, by the government of India.
Dr. Nori is a Fellow in the American College of Radiology, Fellow in the American College of Radiation Oncology and Fellow in the American Society for Radiation Oncology. He has held several prestigious professional positions such as President of the American Brachytherapy Society and President of the New York Cancer Society. He is also an Associate Editor of three oncology journals as well as a Visiting Professor to many universities in the U.S. and abroad. He has published four books and more than 200 scientific articles in oncology. He has also trained more than 200 residents and fellows, a number of whom have become chairmen of academic departments in the U.S.
Dr. Nori has been selected as one of the Top Doctors for Cancer in America and Top Doctors for Women’s Cancers in America over the last decade by his peers of 100,000 Oncologists in the U.S.
In addition, Dr. Nori is a Consultant to the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency, advising on the formulation of guidelines for the treatment of cancer in developing countries.
Urologic Oncology, Gynecological Oncology, Thoracic Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Brachytherapy, Breast Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Sarcoma