Steven H. Bernstein, M.D.

Steven H. Bernstein, M.D.

Contact Information

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

Fax: (585) 273-1042
Administrative: (585) 275-4099

Professional Bio

Steven H. Bernstein, MD, is Professor of Medicine and Co-Director of the
Lymphoma Biology Program at the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York, NY. He earned a medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine. Subsequently, he was a clinical fellow in hematology and oncology at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, and a research fellow in medicine in the Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.

Dr. Bernstein is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, American Association for Cancer Research, American Society of Hematology, and American College of Physicians. Dr. Bernstein is also a member of the Lymphoma Working Group, Lymphoma Core Committee, and Lymphoma Biology Committee of the Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG). He has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals and has
authored numerous abstracts and four book chapters. Dr. Bernstein has been awarded numerous grants to study hematologic malignancies and has been the principal investigator for many clinical protocols in lymphomas and leukemias.

Current Appointments

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


Hematology and Oncology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MD | Medicine | New York Univ Sch Medicine1984
BA | Arts & Sciences | Brandeis University1980

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Research Fellow in Medicine Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Boston, MA 1990
Clinical Fellow in Hematology and Medical Oncology, Beth Israel Hospital. Boston, MA 1991
Resident, Department of Medicine, New York University Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital. New York, NY 1987
Intern, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics. Chicago, IL 1985