Daniel G. Haller, MD, FACP, FASCO, FRCP (Gastrointestinal Cancer)

Deenie Greitzer Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology Professor emeritus, Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Dr. Haller joined the faculty of the University of Pennsylvania in 1980. His chief areas of clinical research are in the management of gastrointestinal malignancies. He was awarded the Deenie Greitzer Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology Professorship in 2009. He has been awarded the John Glick Teaching Award and the Clinical Specialist Award of the Year from Penn.

Dr. Haller received his M.D. from the University of Pittsburgh. He completed residency and oncology training at Georgetown University. He then was Head of the Medicine Section of the Clinical Investigations Branch of the National Cancer Institute.

Dr. Haller also served as the Gastrointestinal Committee Chair for ECOG, and is currently the co-chair of the US NCI GI Intergroup. He is a Fellow of ASCO, and has chaired both the Program Committee and the Audit and Finance Committee; he has been awarded the Distinguished Achievement Award from ASCO. He is also an active member of AACR and ESMO. In 2013, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.

For 18 years, he was the Associate Editor for Hematology-Oncology of the Annals of Internal Medicine. From 2001-2011, Dr. Haller served as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Clinical Oncology, and is now co-editor of the 3rd Edition of the Oxford Textbook of Oncology. He was recently named Editor-in-Chief of ASCO University, and is also Editor of Gastrointestinal Cancer Research.He is the author or co-author of more than 150 peer-reviewed publications.