Richard Cheney

Richard Cheney, MD

Professor of Oncology
Chair, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Director, Dermatopathology Training
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo
Areas of Expertise: 
Lung cancer
Non-melanoma skin cancers
Non-neoplastic skin disease
Soft tissue sarcoma
Special Interests: 
Microscopic diagnosis of skin disease
Melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer
Mechanisms of photodynamic therapy
Lung cancer including pre-neoplastic disease
Accuracy in diagnosis and prognostic factors for cancer patients
Tissue banking for translational research


Education and Training: 
University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center (Internal Medicine Internship) New York City, NY
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification: 
Anatomic Pathology, American Board of Pathology
Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology
Cytopathology, American Board of Pathology
Dermatopathology, American Boards of Pathology and Dermatology