About the Foundation

Steven Horwitz, MD

Director
Board member since 2013

Steven M. Horwitz, MD, Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, focuses on the care of patients with all types of lymphomas. More specifically, his research focuses on developing a better understanding of new therapies for patients with less-common types of lymphoma, including T-cell lymphomas and cutaneous lymphomas.

Dr. Horwitz has led numerous clinical trials, and his research has appeared in a number of medical publications, including the American Journal of Hematology, Clinical Advances of Hematology and Oncology, Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma, and Leukemia, Journal of Clinical Oncology, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, and the Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, among others.

Dr. Horwitz has been a longtime friend of the CLF and has distinguished himself as a global leader in both physician and patient education on the topic of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.  He has participated in numerous CLF patient education forums and has written for the CLF Forum newsletter.  He has also generously donated his time to participate in numerous webcasts, podcasts and workshops providing education, advocacy and support to the CTCL community.  He has also served on the board of the U.S. Cutaneous Lymphoma Consortium (USCLC) and served on various committees for the International Society for Cutaneous Lymphomas.