Sharon H. Giordano, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 05/14/2021

Sharon H. Giordano, MD, MPH              

Biography

 

Dr. Sharon Giordano is a medical oncologist specializing in the care of patients with breast cancer. She serves as the Colin Powell Chair for Cancer Research, Chair of the Department of Health Services Research, and a Professor of Medicine in the Department of Breast Medical Oncology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Her work focuses on quality of health care delivery, disparities, and outcomes for breast cancer patients. She is currently funded through NCI, CPRIT and Susan G. Komen. Dr. Giordano serves on the NCCN Breast Cancer Guidelines Panel and co-Chairs several of ASCO’s breast cancer clinical practice guidelines. She is dedicated to mentoring and developing the careers of trainees and junior faculty. Dr. Giordano’s work in mentoring was recognized with the Cancer Medicine Mentor of the Year Award and the MD Anderson President’s Excellence Award in Education and Mentorship. She received the MD Anderson Excellence in LEADership Award in 2019 and the 2020 MD Anderson Cancer Center Jack and Beverly Randall Excellence in Cancer Care Award.