Robert Canter received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA, and his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA. He performed his general surgery residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and then completed a fellowship in surgical oncology at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA. In 2007, he joined the faculty of the Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, Davis School of Medicine, University of California. He has authored or coauthored 49 peer-reviewed manuscripts and 8 book chapters. His research interests include novel treatment strategies in soft tissue sarcoma, radiologic and metabolic markers of response to neoadjuvant therapy in soft tissue sarcoma, and sarcoma cancer stem cells. In 2012, he was awarded the UC Davis Paul Calabresi Oncology K12 Career Development Award by the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center. He currently holds the title of Associate Professor.
Biography Updated on 9 October 2012