James S. Michaelson, PhD

Michaelson Lab

Research in the Michaelson Lab focuses on development of databases on several cancers, testing systems and various analyses.


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James S. Michaelson, PhD

James S. Michaelson PhD
Director, Laboratory for Quantitative Medicine,
Massachusetts General Hospital

Associate Professor,
Department of Pathology,
Harvard Medical School

Department of Pathology,
Massachusetts General Hospital

Division of Surgical Oncology
Department of Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
65 Landsdown St, 2nd Floor
Cambridge, Massachusetts
TEL (cell phone) 617-501-0590

Research Interests

  • Development of large databases on the breast cancers, melanomas head and neck cancers, hematological malignancies, and other cancers seen at Partners over the last 40 years
  • Analysis of cancer survival, and the development of improved mathematical methods for predicting the risk of local, regional, and distant recurrence
  • Analysis of cancer screening
  • Development, implementation, and testing of systems that send computer penetrated telephone messages to recruit, track, and remind patients to attend appointments for preventive health visits
  • Analysis of the 3-dimensional anatomy of the breast and other organs, and of breast neoplasms

Group Members

James S. Michaelson, PhD



Contact Us

Michaelson Laboratory

Surgical Oncology, Lab for Quantitative Medicine

65 Landsdowne Street, 2nd FloorMassachusetts General Hospital Research Building Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Phone: 617-501-0590

Email: michaelj@helix.mgh.harvard.edu

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