Researcher Profile

H. Richard Alexander, Jr., MD, FACS

Resident Member, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Associate I Member, Clinical Investigations and Precision Therapeutics Program

Member since 2017

Academic Appointment

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


Chief Surgical Officer, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Research Interests

  • Develop novel therapies for patients with locally advanced or metastatic cancer using surgical resection and regional cancer therapy
  • Characterize the molecular alterations in peritoneal mesothelioma
  • Characterize cancer stem cells to develop more effective therapies for patients with mesothelioma

Selected Publications

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