David Kelsen, MD

Dr. David Kelsen is a medical oncologist with expertise in gastrointestinal malignancies, clinical trial design and execution and regulatory affairs. Dr. Kelsen is a member of the Gastrointestinal Oncology Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and holds the Edward S Gordon Chair of Medical Oncology. He was Chief of the Service from 1991 to 2011.  He has served on numerous federal agency committees of the FDA and the NCI, as well as those for cooperative groups and not for profit foundations. He has also served as an advisor to corporations developing new therapeutics  and technology applications in the US and abroad.