Oncology as a field focuses on the medical aspect of studying, diagnosis, and treatment of tumors. For most people this seems to be one of the difficult careers in the world, however to one oncologist Mikhail Blagosklonny, nothing could be further from the truth. Mikhail Blagosklonny is a man passionate about his area of specialty, and he is on a mission of making more people aware of it too. Thanks to his friend, Dr. Andrei Gudkov and the two, ran the successful peer-reviewed publication Oncotarget thus ensuring that medical research findings are made available to everybody in the world.
Education and Career
Dr. Mikhail has a well-decorated CV. Mikhail education journey starts and ends at First Pavlov State Medical University in St. Petersburg. It is here that Mikhail completed his M.D. studies in internal medicine and Ph.D. in cardiology and experimental medicine.
Career wise, Dr. Mikhail started off in 2002 as an associate professor of medicine at New York Medical College, Valhalla. With his scholarly nature, Mikhail progressed to become a senior scientist at the Ordway Research Institute in New York. While at Ordway he excelled in his position giving him the position to maintain his position and at the same time helping him build on his skills for his next assignment. When the opportunity presented itself in 2009, Dr. Mikhail’s took it and joined the Roswell Park Cancer Institute where he works to date as an oncology professor.
Blagosklonny’s Role at Roswell Park Cancer Institute
To say the least, Dr. Mikhail Blagosklonny is a seasoned researcher with a deep interest in cancer and aging. While in Roswell Park Cancer Institute Dr. Mikhail efforts have been greatly felt and appreciated more so in the Department of Cell Stress Biology of the Institutions. In addition to the original concepts to be used in cancer treatment developed by Mikhail, he has gone forth to co-found and edit an oncology-based publication known as Oncotarget.
Through Oncotarget, Dr. Mikhail has also contributed in the academia by publishing more than two hundred medical articles that have been cited and published by many researchers. This has helped create a lot of awareness about scientific research. Download output styles at Endnote.com