Mark Agulnik

Dr. Agulnik earned his medical degree at McGill University School of Medicine in Montreal, Canada. After graduating, he completed his residency in internal medicine at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. His fellowship in hematology and oncology was conducted at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He subsequently completed a Clinical Research Fellowship at The University of Toronto’s Princess Margaret Hospital with a focus on Head and Neck Cancer. Currently, Dr. Agulnik serves as Director of the Head and Neck and Sarcoma programs at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University. He also serves as the Fellowship Program Director for the Department of Hematology and Oncology. Dr. Agulnik is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, as well as the Connective Tissue Oncology Society. His research interests early drug development for both Head and Neck Cancers and Sarcomas. Dr. Agulnik is a panel member on both the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Bone Cancer Panel and Occult Primary Panel. He is a member of the National Cancer Institute Rare Tumors Task Force of the Head and Neck Cancer Steering Committee and an ECOG Head and Neck Cancer Committee Member.

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Head and Neck Cancer provides an interesting and comprehensive overview of all aspects of head and neck cancer including overviews of the disease, basic science aspects pertaining to the disease, diagnosis, treatment and outcomes for patients with this disease. The chapters written by world renowned experts cover the entire discipline of head and neck oncology and include discussions of regional disparity is, advances in basic science understanding, advances in her radiotherapy, chemotherapy and targeted agents as well as a focus on reconstruction, prostheses, and aspects of quality of life and health outcomes. The book is designed to be both practical and comprehensive for every physician treating his complex disease.

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