Theresa Hahn, PhD

Professor of Oncology
Department of Medicine
Population Sciences CCSG Program
Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Theresa Hahn, PhD, joined the Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program (BMT) at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) in 1998 as a doctoral student, was appointed Assistant Member in the Department of Medicine in 2003, promoted to Associate Professor of Oncology in December 2010, and then Professor of Oncology in December 2014.

Dr. Hahn earned her doctoral degree in Epidemiology in 2000 at the State University of New York at Buffalo (UB) and completed a Fellowship in Hematologic Oncology/BMT in 2003. She serves on the Cancer Center Support Grant Steering Committee, the Cancer Pathology and Prevention Program’s Doctoral Admissions Committee, the Medical Oncology/Hematology Fellowship Admissions Committee, and several IT committees, including the IT Research Governance Subcommittee. Dr. Hahn is the Director of Quality Assurance and Data Management for the BMT Program at RPCI.

Her research interests include clinical epidemiology, outcomes research, evidence based medicine, blood and marrow transplantation and infectious disease epidemiology. Dr. Hahn leads an NIH-funded independent research program in BMT.

Dr. Hahn is a member of several Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research working committees, the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation, the American Society of Hematology, and the American Association of Cancer Research.

Dr. Hahn has authored or co-authored more than 65 journal articles and 75 abstracts. She is an invited journal reviewer for 8 journals including Blood, Cancer Research, and Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation; and invited abstract reviewer for American Society of Hematology.

In the last 15 years, Dr. Hahn has mentored 14 undergraduate students, 10 Master’s students, 3 PhD students, 8 Hematology-Oncology Fellows, 13 Internal Medicine Residents and 9 Medical students.