Eric D. Jacobsen, MD

    Eric D. Jacobsen, MD

    Clinical Director, Adult Lymphoma Program, Senior Physician, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
    • Remembering Peter C. Nowell, MD, Niels Borregaard, MD, PhD, Laurence Boxer, MD, and more Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

      Peter C. Nowell, MD (1928-2016) Peter C. Nowell, MD, an acclaimed researcher and co-discoverer of the Philadelphia chromosome, which pointed for the first time to a genetic basis for cancer, died on December 26, 2016, from complications of Alzheimer disease. Dr. Nowell earned his MD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1952, [...]

    • Should I give CHOP-based therapy to a patient with peripheral T-cell lymphoma NOS? Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

      This month, Eric D. Jacobsen, MD, weighs in on administering CHOP-based therapy to a patient diagnosed with peripheral T-cell lymphoma, not otherwise specified (PTCL-NOS). You Made the Call! We asked, and you answered – See the reader responses below. Also, check out next month’s clinical dilemma! Clinical Dilemma: I recently saw a 65-year-old veteran with [...]