Matthew F. Buas, PhD

Assistant Professor of Oncology
Assistant Member
Department of Cancer Prevention and Control
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Cancer Pathology and Prevention
State University of New York at Buffalo
Special Interests: 
Cancer precursor lesions
Genetic susceptibility
Risk assessment
Liquid biopsy
Omics-based classifiers


Dr. Matthew F. Buas is an Assistant Professor of Oncology in the Department of Cancer Prevention and Control, and joined the Roswell Park faculty in 2016. He earned a PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology from the University of Pennsylvania, an MS in Epidemiology from the University of Washington, and conducted post-doctoral research in cancer epidemiology at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.


Education and Training: 
PhD - Cell & Molecular Biology - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
MS - Epidemiology - University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Post-doctoral Fellowship - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
Professional Memberships: 
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
Barrett’s and Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Consortium (BEACON)