Colin Powell Chair for Cancer Research Chair, Dept. of Health Services Research Professor of Medicine, Dept. of Breast Medical Oncology University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Houston, TX
Dr. Giordano is a medical oncologist specializing in the care of patients with breast cancer. Her work focuses on quality of health care delivery, disparities, outcomes for breast cancer patients, late effects of treatment, and male breast cancer. She is currently funded through NCI, CPRIT and Susan G. Komen. Dr. Giordano serves on the NCCN Breast Cancer Guidelines Panel, co-chairs several of ASCO’s breast cancer clinical practice guidelines, and male breast cancer. She is dedicated to mentoring and developing the careers of trainees and junior faculty. Her work in mentoring was recognized with the Cancer Medicine Mentor of the Year Award and the MD Anderson President’s Excellence Award in Education and Mentorship. She received the MD Anderson Excellence in LEADership Award in 2019, the 2020 MD Anderson Cancer Center Jack and Beverly Randall Excellence in Cancer Care and the President’s Recognition of Faculty Excellence Award, Clinical Quality Improvement in 2022.