Researcher Profile

David A. August, MD

Resident Member, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Associate II Member, Clinical Investigations and Precision Therapeutics Program

Member since 1995

Academic Appointment

Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey


  • Associate Director, Faculty Affairs
  • Section Chief, Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • Co-Director, Gastrointestinal/Hepatobiliary Oncology Program at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
  • Chair, Rutgers Cancer Institute Appointments and Promotions (A&P) Committee


Research Interests

  • Chemoprevention
  • Diet
  • Colorectal cancer
  • GI malignancies
  • Pancreas cancer
  • Immunotherapy of pancreas cancer

Selected Publications

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