Allison M. Magnuson, D.O.

Allison M. Magnuson, D.O.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 704
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 487-1700

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  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Professional Bio

Allison Magnuson, D.O is a Senior Instructor at the University of Rochester with dual training in both medical oncology and geriatrics. A graduate of the University of Rochester and University of New England, she completed internship and residency at the University of Connecticut before returning to Rochester for her fellowship training.

Her research interests include health outcomes in older patients with cancer, specifically improving outcomes using geriatric assessment-driven recommendations. She is also interested in exploring factors that are influential to patients and providers when developing treatment plans for older patients with cancer.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Hartford Center of Excellence Scholar | University of Rochester Division of Geriatrics 2014 - 2015
American Medical Directors Association "Futures Program" Participant 2014
Wilmot Cancer Research Fellowship 2014 - 2017
HRSA Geriatric Research Fellow Award | Health Resources and Services Administration 2013 - 2015
Geriatric Oncology Research to Improve Clinical Care U13 Conference Travel Award 2012
Chief Medical Resident | University of Connecticut 2010
Garibaldi Humanitarianism in Medicine Award | University of Connecticut 2010
Intern of the Year | University of Connecticut 2008

Current Appointments

Senior Instructor - Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology (SMD) - Primary
Senior Instructor - Cancer Center


Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine | University of New EnglandAttended 0 - 2007
Bachelor of Science | Neuroscience | University of RochesterAttended 0 - 2002

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Geriatrics at Monroe Community Hospital08/01/2013 - 07/31/2014
Fellowship in Medical Oncology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2011 - 07/31/2013
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Connecticut/Hartford Hospital06/28/2010 - 06/27/2011
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Connecticut06/28/2008 - 06/27/2010
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Connecticut06/28/2007 - 06/27/2008