Speaker Profile

M.D., Head, Division of Solid Tumor Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Dr. Diaz is an internationally recognized physician-scientist with a special interest in cancer genetics and immuno-oncology. His work has involved the clinical development of tumor-derived DNA as a biomarker for cancer screening, early detection, monitoring, and the measurement of early residual disease. He has pioneered several diagnostic and therapeutic genomic approaches to cancer, and he specializes in the treatment of pancreatic and colorectal cancers.