Barbara L. Asselin, M.D.

Barbara L. Asselin, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 276-4113

  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital

Professional Bio

Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hosptical Medicine, Golisano Children's Hospital, Rochester, New York.

Professor in Oncology, James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York.

Principal Investigator, University of Rochester Program in Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Leukemia Consortium.

Patient Care Bio

Childhood Leukemia and Lymphoma
Pharmacology of Chemotherapy Drugs

Awards & Honors (Local)

Best Doctors in America 2004 - Present
Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society 2003 - Present
George Washington Goler Associate Professor of Pediatrics 2002 - 2005
Jacob Gitelman Award | Cancer Action and Gilda's Club of Rochester 2002
Society of Pediatric Research 1998
Research Fellow, Leukemia Society of America 1987 - 1990
Wilmot Cancer Research Fellow | James P. Wilmot Foundation 1987 - 1990
Bradford Fellow | Department of Pediatrics | University of Rochester Medical Center 1985 - 1986
Rochester Academy of Medicine OB-GYN Annual Award 1980
Paul Gyorgy Annual Award, La Leche League International 1980
Honor Society of Phi Beta Kappa 1977
Honor Society of the Order of the Cross and Crown 1977

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hospitalist (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Cancer Center


Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology - American Board of Pediatrics


MD | Medicine | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry1981
BS | Arts and Sciences | Boston College1977

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, H. Cohen, MD, Ph.D at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1984 - 06/30/1987
Residency in Pediatrics at University of Massachusetts Medical School06/01/1982 - 07/01/1984
Internship in Pediatrics at University of Massachusetts Medical School06/23/1981 - 05/31/1982