Megan Herr

Megan Herr

PhD

Specializing In:

Hematopoietic cell transplant Clinical Epidemiology Survivorship - particularly second cancers

About Me

Biography:

I joined the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center faculty in 2018 as an Assistant Professor of Oncology in the Department of Medicine on the Transplant and Cellular Therapy Program. I graduated from Daemen College with a BS in Natural Sciences Individualized Studies and earned my PhD in Epidemiology at the University of Rochester. I completed my postdoctoral training in at the National Cancer Institute in the Radiation Epidemiology Branch in the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics focusing on late effects of hematologic malignancies, particularly second cancers. My current research focuses on hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT) and outcomes, including graft-versus-host disease (GvHD), infections, second cancers, relapse, and treatment-related mortality (TRM).


Credentials

Positions

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Assistant Professor of Oncology
  • Assistant Member
  • Department of Medicine

Background

Education and Training:

  • PhD - Epidemiology, University of Rochester

Fellowship:

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship - Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute