Associate Professor of Medicine


Stephanie L. Graff, MD FACP FASCO is the Director of the Breast Oncology Program at Lifespan Cancer Institute, and co-leader of the Breast Cancer Translational Research Disease Group. In addition, she serves as a medical advisor to the Dr. Susan Love Foundation for Breast Cancer Research. She is active across numerous professional organizations in oncology, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) where she is a 2020 graduate of the prestigious Leadership Development Program and has previously served on the Joint Certifications Committee, Professional Development Committee and Research Community Forum; the American Cancer Society Rhode Island Leadership Council; and is active in SWOG and Alliance--both part of the National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN). Dr. Graff is on the Health Disparities Council for the Caris Precision Oncology Alliance (POA) and chairs the Breast Disease group of the Caris POA. Dr. Graff is a leader on social media @DrSGraff and a sought-after public speaker. She is a contributing author of the Dr. Susan Love Breast Book, 7th Edition.

Dr. Graff also enjoys narrative medicine and serves as faculty in the Arts & Medicine Track and is on the Art of Oncology Editorial Board for Journal of Clinical Oncology, among other scientific editorial roles.

Research Interests include oncology drug development and clinical trials, hormone-receptor positive breast cancer, triple negative breast cancer, metastatic breast cancer, breast cancer genomics, health disparities, women in medicine, and rare breast cancers including male breast cancer, pregnancy-associated breast cancer, pre-menopausal breast cancer, among others.

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