Prof Birrer is Director of Medical Gynecologic Oncology and Director, Gynecologic Oncology Research Program at the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center. He is also Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
He is the Principal Investigator of the Birrer laboratory, which has had a long-term interest in characterizing the molecular origins of gynecologic cancers. This interest includes the identification and characterization of mutations in oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes within cancers of the ovary, endometrial and cervix.
Education & Experience
- Medicine Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
- 1980 - 1985
- United States
- Director of Massaschusetts General Hospital Cancer Center gynecologic medical oncology
- Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
- since 2005