- Primary Hospital Affiliation:
- The Miriam Hospital
- Also Associated With:
- Rhode Island Hospital
- Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
- Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
- Areas of Expertise:
- Blood disorders
- Breast cancer
- Hemotologic malignancies
Rochelle Strenger, MD, a breast cancer expert, is co-director of The Breast Center at The Leonard and Adele R. Decof Family Comprehensive Cancer Center at The Miriam Hospital. Her clinical interests include breast cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment and emerging technologies.
A clinical assistant professor of medicine at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Strenger is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology. She is also a member of several professional societies, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, American College of Physicians, National Cancer Institute and American Women’s Medical Association.
Strenger is the recipient of numerous awards, including the 1999 American Women’s Medical Association Community Service Award, and was named Rhode Island Women Physician of the Year in 2001. In 2009, she was awarded the first annual Adele R. Decof Rose award for clinical excellence.
A graduate of Barnard College with a master’s degree from Columbia University, Strenger received her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. She went on to complete her internal medicine residency at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, where she was also a research/clinical fellow in the hospital’s division of hematology/oncology and a Kaiser Fellow in general internal medicine.
Comprehensive Cancer Center
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